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Measuring outcomes following brain tumor surgery: a registry based approach

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Title: Measuring outcomes following brain tumor surgery: a registry based approach
Authors: Thurin, Erik
Issue Date: 27-May-2021
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology. Department of Clinical Neuroscience
Parts of work: I. Alba Corell, Erik Thurin, Thomas Skoglund, Dan Farahmand, Roger Henriksson, Bertil Rydenhag, Sasha Gulati, Jiri Bartek Jr, Asgeir Store Jakola. Neurosurgical treatment and outcome patterns of meningioma in Sweden: a nationwide registry-based study. Acta neurochirurgica, 2019.

Erik Thurin, Alba Corell, Sasha Gulati, Anja Smits, Roger Henriksson, J Bartek, Jr, Øyvind II. Salvesen, Asgeir Store Jakola. Return to work following meningioma surgery: a Swedish nationwide registry- based matched cohort study. Neuro-Oncology Practice, 2020.

Erik Thurin, Isabelle Rydén, Thomas Skoglund, Anja Smits, Sasha Gulati, Göran Hesselager, Jiri Bartek Jr., Roger Henriksson, Øyvind Salvesen, III. Asgeir Store Jakola. Impact of meningioma surgery on use of antiepileptic, antidepressant and sedative drugs: A Swedish nationwide matched cohort study. Cancer Medicine, 2021.

IV. Erik Thurin, Petter Förander, Jiri Bartek Jr., Sasha Gulati, Isabelle Rydén, Anja Smits, Göran Hesselager, Øyvind Salvesen, Asgeir Store Jakola. Depression and ability to work after vestibular schwannoma surgery: a nationwide registry-based matched cohort study on antidepressants, sedatives and sick leave. Acta Neurochirurgica, 2021.

Date of Defence: 2021-06-17
Disputation: Torsdagen den 17 juni 2021, kl. 13.00, Hörsal Carl Kylberg, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 9, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: registry-based
Abstract: Meningiomas and vestibular schwannomas (VS) are generally slow-growing and benign brain tumors, with low rates of tumor-related mortality. Surgery is rarely the only viable treatment option. In cases where there is no clear difference between treatments concerning survival, it is essential for patients and caregivers to have realistic expectations of how surgery will impact “softer” outcome measures. Surgical complications, reduced ability to return to work, depression, and anxiety can all have ... more
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