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In a small volume, the authors present a concise review and summary of radiation therapy of neoplasms attacking the central nervous system. The various types of new growths are considered, and in a few brief statements, all the significant literature pertaining to each kind of tumor is summarized. Following this, Drs. Dyke and Davidoff present their experiences in radiation therapy to the different lesions. They not only include the results of other workers and themselves, but state the important details of treatment, such as voltage, target-skin distance, milliamperage and filtration uses by each therapist.
Numerous case histories are recorded, which
Roentgen Treatment of Diseases of the Nervous System.. Ann Intern Med. ;22:299. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-22-2-299_1
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