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Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

Edited by David Mathieu

Université de Sherbrooke, Canada

Gamma knife radiosurgery is a minimally-invasive treatment alternative for intracranial disorders, including tumors, vascular malformations, facial pain and epilepsy. This book will allow the reader to learn when gamma knife radiosurgery is appropriate and what to expect as treatment results.

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Gamma Knife RadiosurgeryEdited by David Mathieu

Published: December 16th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1199

ISBN: 978-953-307-888-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6751-8

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

18010 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

10 Web of Science Citations

13 Dimensions Citations


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1. Outcomes Following Gamma Knife for Metastases

By Henry S. Park, James B. Yu, Jonathan P.S. Knisely and Veronica L.S. Chiang


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2. Gamma Knife Treatment for Patient Harboring Brain Metastases: How to Estimate Patient Eligibility and Survival?

By José Lorenzoni, Adrián Zárate, Raúl de Ramón, Leonardo Badínez, Francisco Bova and Claudio Lühr


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3. Radiosurgical Treatment of Intracranial Meningiomas: Update 2011

By M. Gerosa, R. Foroni, M. Longhi, A. De Simone, F. Alessandrini, P. Meneghelli, B. Bonetti, C. Ghimenton, T. Sava, S. Dall'Oglio, A. Talacchi, C. Cavedon, F. Sala, R. Damante, F. Pioli, S. Maluta and A. Nicolato


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4. Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for the Vestibular Schwannomas, Technical Considerations and Hydrocephalus as a Complication

By Sung Kyoo Hwang, Kisoo Park, Dong Hyun Lee, Seong Hyun Park, Jaechan Park and Jeong Hyun Hwang


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5. Gamma Knife Radiosurgery in the Management of Unusual Grade I/II Primitive Neuroepithelial Tumours of the Brain

By A. Nicolato, M. Longhi, R. Foroni, F. Alessandrini, A. De Simone, C. Ghimenton, A. De Carlo, P. Mirtuono and M. Gerosa


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6. Clinical, Anatomo-Radiological and Dosimetric Features Influencing Pain Outcome After Gamma Knife Treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia

By José Lorenzoni, Adrián Zárate, Raúl de Ramón, Leonardo Badínez, Francisco Bova and Claudio Lühr


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7. Advanced Gamma Knife Treatment Planning of Epilepsy

By Andrew Hwang and Lijun Ma


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8. Hemorrhage from Arteriovenous Malformation Following Gamma Knife Radiosurgery: Pathophysiology of Rupture Early in the Latency Period

By Juanita M. Celix, James G. Douglas and Robert Goodkin


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9. Applications of Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Experimental Investigations in Small Animal Models

By Gabriel Charest, Benoit Paquette and David Mathieu


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