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NCT01627535 : Feasibility of Intraoperative Optical Imaging and Spectroscopy in Brain Tumors
AgesMin: 18 Years Max: N/A
Inclusion Criteria:

- Neurosurgical patient population in the City of Hope brain and spinal tumor
neurosurgical programs that have been diagnosed with a brain tumor.

- Only lucid patients qualified to consent to neurosurgical procedure will be
approached for participation in this study.

- We do intend to enroll subjects with potentially terminal brain tumors. Due to the
potential benefit of intraoperative mapping, we are not planning to exclude these

- Patients with any type of brain tumor will be eligible for participation.

- All subjects must have the ability to understand and the willingness to sign a
written informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

- There are no exclusion criteria except for individuals without a brain tumor and the
location of the craniotomy. If the exposed area of brain is not compatible with
peripheral stimuli or volitional activity the subject cannot be enrolled.

- Subjects, who in the opinion of the investigator, may not be able to comply with the
safety monitoring requirements of the study.
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