Is there a place for surgery in recurrent brain metastasis?

Konrad Schmiedel & Gabriele Schackert
Introduction: Brain metastases are the most frequent tumors within the brain, counting for about 40% of all cerebral lesions. Standard treatment comprises surgery, radiosurgery, and whole brain radiotherapy. Factors determining the adequate treatment are mainly depending on the KPS and age of the[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]