Advanced Imaging Techniques in Brain Tumors, An Issue of Neuroimaging Clinics


  • Pia Sundgren, MD, PhD

This Neuroimaging publication presents topics on Current brain tumor classification and new concepts; Translation from animal to human in brain tumor research; Brain irradiation – effects on normal brain parenchyma and radiation necrosis; MR perfusion and permeability in high-grade brain tumors; Diffusion concept for survival estimation; Presurgical planning with MR Tractography and functional MR Imaging; Intra-operative brain mapping for tumor resection; Monitoring Responses of Brain Tumors to Treatment with Sodium MRI; Molecular imaging in brain tumors; and Advances and trends in chemotherapy and radiation therapy treatment of brain tumor.
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Book information

  • Published: January 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-1837-9