By Wolfgang Wechsler, Guido Reifenberger (auth.), Masakatsu Nagai M.D., Ph.D. (eds.)

The identify of this monograph, mind Tumor study and treatment, is the identify of the convention itself, which had its inaugural assembly within the usa in 1975 andhas considering stepped forward to the overseas scale. In Japan, the 1st convention ofits sort was once equipped via Dr. Takao Hoshino and me and was once held at Nikko in 1980, accordingly its identify, the Nikko convention on mind Tumor study and treatment. although it all started as a small, closed assembly, the convention has grown significantly, and in 1992 it used to be reorganized because the eastern convention on mind Tumor examine and treatment and used to be opened to all neurosurgeons and neuropathologists drawn to the research of mind tumor difficulties and who're partaking during this box. the most goal of the convention on mind Tumor examine and remedy is the candid and expert dialogue of the main updated advancements in simple re­ seek and medical remedy of mind tumors. The third eastern convention on mind Tumor learn and remedy was once held at Nasu (Tochigi Prefecture), Japan, in No­ vember 1994. It was once an excellent honor to welcome many distinct site visitors from over­ seas who kindly attended every one consultation and made necessary contributions.

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Nant glioma patients should be categorized to several more homogeneous patient subgroups. Without such subclassifications, any new approach and clinical trial treatment, radiotherapy, or chemotherapy may be under- or overestimated concerning their effect because of the influential power of the pretreatment variables for patient survival [9]. Acknowledgments. This research was supported in part by a Grant-in-Aid for Cancer Research from the Ministry of Health and Welfare, Japan, and grants from the Brain Foundation in Japan.

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