- Treatment of leptomeningeal spread of NSCLC: a continuing challengeSeema Nagpal
Department of Neurology, Division of Neuro Oncology, Stanford Cancer Center, 875 Blake Wilbur Drive CC2221, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Curr Treat Options Oncol 13:491-504. 2012..The use of antidepressants, central nervous system stimulants, benzodiazepines, antiemetics, and pain medications can increase quality of life in patients with leptomeningeal metastases...
- The role of BCNU polymer wafers (Gliadel) in the treatment of malignant gliomaSeema Nagpal
Division of Neuro Oncology, Department of Neurology, Stanford Advanced Medicine Center, 875 Blake Wilbur Drive, CC2221, Stanford, CA 94305 5826, USA
Neurosurg Clin N Am 23:289-95, ix. 2012..However, the rate of complications, including an increase in cerebrospinal fluid leaks and intracranial hypertension, has limited their use. This article reviews the current data for use of BCNU wafers in malignant gliomas...