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Crani with YouTube

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Crani with YouTube

  1. 1. Lenora Jones<br />Technology in Nursing<br />April 23, 2011<br />Christine Bauer<br />Brain Tumors<br />
  2. 2. Prevalence<br /><ul><li>Idaho: ranked 42 out of 50 for highest incidence rates
  3. 3. (Centers for Diseasee Control and Prevention, n.d.)
  4. 4. New cases of brain tumors in 2010 in the United States: 22,020
  5. 5. Deaths in 2010 in the United States due to brain tumors: 13,140</li></li></ul><li>Cancer In The Making<br />National Cancer Institute<br />
  6. 6. <ul><li>Surgery
  7. 7. Radiation
  8. 8. Steriotactic surgery
  9. 9. Chemotherapy</li></ul>Treatment<br />Florida Hospital<br />
  10. 10. Awake Craniotomy<br />
  11. 11. Research<br /><ul><li>Accuracy of PET scans
  12. 12. Many clinical trials and studies on Temozolomide
  13. 13. Florescence guided surgery</li></li></ul><li>References<br />Centers for Diseasee Control and Prevention. (n.d.). U.S. cancer statististics: An interactive altas. Retrieved from <br />http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/DCPC_INCA/DCPC_INCA.aspx<br />Florida Hospital. (2006). Gamma knife center. Retrieved from <br />http://www.gamma-knife-surgery.com/<br />MrsGerbera. (2010). YouTube. My Awake Craniotomy www.sarahsbrainchild.blogspot.com/. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFXJtOpV22s&feature=youtu.be<br />National Cancer Institute. (2005). Understanding cancer series: cancer. Retrieved from http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/understandingcancer/cancer/page21<br />

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