Originally published by Harvard Health.
What Is It?
A brain tumor is a mass of abnormally growing cells in the brain or skull. It can be benign (noncancerous) or malignant (cancerous). Unlike other cancers, a cancer arising from brain tissue (a primary brain cancer) rarely spreads. Whether benign or malignant, all...
1. Artificial neural networks (ANNs), computer programs created based on the biology of functional neural networks, are ideal for analyzing complex clinical problems.
2. ANNs were better than traditional scoring indices and statistical tests at predicting 1-year survival in the setting of brain metastasis.
Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)