Intervention Review

Whole brain radiation therapy (WBRT) alone versus WBRT and radiosurgery for the treatment of brain metastases

  1. Chirag G Patil1,*,
  2. Katie Pricola2,
  3. J Manuel Sarmiento3,
  4. Sachin K Garg4,
  5. Andrew Bryant5,
  6. Keith L Black1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Gynaecological Cancer Group

Published Online: 12 SEP 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 7 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006121.pub3


How to Cite

Patil CG, Pricola K, Sarmiento JM, Garg SK, Bryant A, Black KL. Whole brain radiation therapy (WBRT) alone versus WBRT and radiosurgery for the treatment of brain metastases. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD006121. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006121.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute, Department of Neurosurgery, Los Angeles, CA, USA

  2. 2

    Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA

  3. 3

    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Los Angeles, CA, USA

  4. 4

    University of Pennsylvania, Department of General Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  5. 5

    Newcastle University, Institute of Health & Society, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

*Chirag G Patil, Department of Neurosurgery, Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 8631 West Third Street, Suite 800E, Los Angeles, CA, 90048, USA. chiragpatil@gmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 12 SEP 2012

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