Intervention Review

Prophylactic cranial irradiation for preventing brain metastases in patients undergoing radical treatment for non-small cell lung cancer

  1. Nita Patel1,*,
  2. Jason F Lester2,
  3. Bernadette Coles3,
  4. Fergus Macbeth4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Lung Cancer Group

Published Online: 20 APR 2005

Assessed as up-to-date: 7 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005221


How to Cite

Patel N, Lester JF, Coles B, Macbeth F. Prophylactic cranial irradiation for preventing brain metastases in patients undergoing radical treatment for non-small cell lung cancer. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD005221. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005221.

Author Information

  1. 1

    St Thomas' Hospital, Clinical Oncology, London, UK

  2. 2

    Velindre Hospital NHS Trust, Oncology Department, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, UK

  3. 3

    Cardiff University, Cancer Research Wales Library, Cardiff, UK

  4. 4

    National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, Centre for Clinical Practice, London, UK

*Nita Patel, Clinical Oncology, St Thomas' Hospital, London, UK. Nita.Patel@uclh.nhs.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 20 APR 2005

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