Table 1

Patient characteristics at t1

Age

Gender

Seizure type

Time since 1st seizure (months)

Seizure frequency (per month)

Total number of seizures

Type of surgery

Histopathological diagnosis

Tumor localization

CT

RT

DEX

KPS

Barthel


1

57

M

PS

65

4-30

10

R

OIII

RF

N

Y

N

90

20

2

43

M

GS

19

> 30

120

R

AII

RF

Y

N

N

70

19

3

46

F

GS

163

0

11

R

OII

LF

Y

N

N

90

20

4

49

M

GS

30

> 30

20

R

GBM

LF

Y

Y

N

80

20

5

68

M

PS

61

> 30

2

R

GBM

RT

Y

N

Y

100

20

6

36

M

GS

5

0

1

R

AIII

RF

N

Y

N

90

20

7

30

M

GS

21

1

2

R

AII

RF

N

N

N

100

20

8

50

M

GS

11

1

1

B

AIII

LPO

Y

Y

Y

90

20

9

25

F

GS

15

4-30

8

B

GBM

RT

Y

Y

Y

90

20

10

61

M

GS

32

0

1

R

GBM

RF

Y

Y

Y

100

20

11

45

M

GS

117

1

1

R

OIII

RT

N

Y

N

90

20

12

37

F

GS

33

1

2

R

GBM

RFT

Y

Y

N

90

20

13

47

M

GS

38

1

3

R

AIII

LF

N

Y

N

70

19

14

29

M

GS

22

1-4

3

R

GBM

RF

Y

Y

N

90

20

15

49

F

PS

9

1

2

R

GBM

LF

Y

Y

Y

80

16

16

48

M

GS

10

0

1

R

GBM

RT

Y

Y

N

100

20

17

25

M

GS

16

1

3

R

GBM

RT

Y

Y

N

100

20


Note. CT = chemotherapy, RT = radiotherapy, DEX = dexamethasone, KPS = Karnofsky performance status, M = male, F = female, PS = partial seizures, GS = generalized seizures, R = (sub)total resection, B = stereotactic biopsy, OII or III = oligodendroglioma WHO grade II or III, AII or III = astrocytoma WHO grade II or III, GBM = glioblastoma multiforme, RF = right frontal, LF = left frontal, RT = right temporal, LPO = left parieto-occipital, RFT = right fronto-temporal, N = no, Y = yes.

Douw et al. BMC Neuroscience 2010 11:103   doi:10.1186/1471-2202-11-103

Open Data