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Cancer Newsline

Cancer Newsline is an audio podcast series from MD Anderson Cancer Center aimed at providing you with the most current information on cancer research, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

Cancer Newsline Audio Podcast Series


A phase three clinical trial studying whole brain radiation treatment (WBRT) has found that in patients with brain metastases, WBRT has a negative impact on memory recall and verbal fluency. Findings presented at the 2015 meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists found that the impact of whole brain radiation on patients' quality of life outweigh its effectiveness as a treatment.

Guest: Paul D. Brown, M.D.

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