Go to content
UR Home

Extent of resection and survival in glioblastoma multiforme: identification of and adjustment for bias

Stummer, Walter ; Reulen, Hanns-Jürgen ; Meinel, Thomas ; Pichlmeier, Uwe ; Schumacher, Wiebke ; Tonn, Jörg-Christian ; Rohde, Veit ; Oppel, Falk ; Turowski, Bernd ; Woiciechowsky, Christian ; Franz, Kea ; Pietsch, Torsten


Treatment bias was demonstrated regarding resection and second-line therapies. However, bias and imbalances were controllable in the cohorts available from the 5-aminolevulinic acid study so that the present data now provide Level 2b evidence (Oxford Centre for Evidence-based Medicine) that survival depends on complete resection of enhancing tumor in glioblastoma multiforme.

Owner only: item control page
  1. Homepage UR

University Library

Publication Server


Publishing: oa@ur.de

Dissertations: dissertationen@ur.de

Research data: daten@ur.de

Contact persons