Essays about: "brain tumour"

Found 4 essays containing the words brain tumour.

  1. 1. Psychosocial adjustment of children who have ended brain tumour treatment: child and parent reports

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Leire Cea; [2020]
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    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Praveena Pedapati; Rama Vaishnavi Tannedi; [2018]
    Keywords : Accuracy; Gradient; Histogram; Sensitivity; Specificity and True positive rate;

    Abstract : Detection of a brain tumour in medical images is always a challenging task. Factors like size, shape, and position of tumour vary from different patient’s brain. So, it's important to know the exact shape, size and position of a tumour in the brain making it a challenging task for detection. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dynamic treatment with Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion - A relaxed path sector duration optimization

    University essay from KTH/Optimeringslära och systemteori

    Author : Rikard Karlander; [2015]
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    Abstract : Stereotactic radiosurgery is an increasingly popular method for treating brain tumours and lesions. The Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion by Elekta is one of the leading instruments for stereotactic radiosurgery. READ MORE

  4. 4. The IL-33/ST2 pathway in CNS : Traumatic brain injury and brain tumour

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildningUppsala universitet/Institutionen för immunologi, genetik och patologi

    Author : Xiaofei Li; [2012]
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    Abstract : Interleukin 33 (IL-33) is a dual function cytokine. It is a member of the IL-1 family and it acts as a pro-inflammatory factor (18 kilo Dalton, 18 kD) like other cytokines in IL-1 family. IL-33 is also a transcription factor (32 kD - form) which can suppress or activate gene transcription in diverse cases. READ MORE