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NCT01942980 : Evaluation of the Efficacy of Hippocampal Avoidance on the Cognitive Toxicity of Whole-Brain Radiation Therapy After Surgical Resection of Single Brain Metastasis of Breast Cancer
PhasePhase 3
AgesMin: 18 Years Max: N/A
Inclusion Criteria:

- Age > or equal 18 years old,

- Single brain metastasis from breast cancer, first cerebral event,

- Complete surgical resection of cerebral metastasis,

- Histological confirmation of brain metastasis of breast cancer,

- Start of radiotherapy within 6 weeks after surgery,

- Karnofsky > or equal to 70,

- No history of brain radiotherapy,

- Signed informed consent to participate,

- Patient affiliated to a social security system or benefiting from such a system.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Multiple brain metastases, leptomeningeal metastases,

- macroscopic metastasis surgery not complete,

- Warning signs of brain displacement (uncontrolled oedema),

- History of cerebral irradiation or absence of surgical treatment of the current

- History of cancer in the previous 5 years prior to entry in the study, other than
cutaneous basal cell carcinoma or in situ epithelioma of uterine cervix or the stated
breast cancer,

- MMSE (Mini Mental State Examination)< 24,

- all previous systemic treatments less than 2 weeks are not allowed,

- Pregnant women or liable to become pregnant, lactating women,

- Persons deprived of their freedom or under tutelage

- Patients unable to comply with medical procedures of the study for geographical,
social, or psychological reasons.
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