Lookup NU author(s): Dr Jacqueline Rodgers,
Professor Peter Britton,
Dr Jennifer Kernahan,
Emeritus Professor Sir Craft
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The cognitive function of 23 children given cranial irradiation in a dose of 24 Gy was compared with that of 41 given 18 Gy. No significant differences were found in intellectual function or in mean number of intelligence quotient points lost between patients in the two treatment groups. A reduction in the dose of cranial irradiation does not seem to alleviate long term neuropsychological deficits.
Author(s): Rodgers J, Britton PG, Kernahan J, Craft AW
Publication type: Article
Journal: Arch Dis Child
Print publication date: 01/10/1991
ISSN (print): 0003-9888
ISSN (electronic): 1468-2044
PubMed id: 1953013
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