Radiosurgery (RS) and hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (hfSRT) in the treatment strategy of brain metastases

Klaus Hamm, Gunnar Surber & Steffen Rosahl
Objective: RS is a well-known and effective local therapy for patients with small brain metastases. In case of larger metastases located within functional brain regions, hfSRT can be a less risky treatment. RS and hfSRT were evaluated in view of survival times. Method: 268 patients (95 women, 173[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]