ArticlesChildhood Malignant GliomasLoudon, William G. M.D, Ph.D.; Sutton, Leslie N. M.D.Author Information Dr. Loudon, formerly Fellow of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, is Attending Neurosurgeon, Neuroscience Institute, Children's Hospital of Orange County, 455 S. Main St., Orange, CA 92868. Dr. Sutton is Professor and Chairman of Neurosurgery, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 6th Floor, Wood Building, 34th and Civic Center Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104. The authors have disclosed that they have no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Editor: Ali F. Krisht, M.D.* University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Production Assistant: Ronalda Williams Editorial Board: Ossama Al-Mefty, M.D. Evandro De Oliveira, M.D. Curtis A. Dickman, M.D. Rudolph Fahlbusch, M.D. John Fox, M.D. Allan Friedman, M.D. Douglas Kondziolka, M.D. Mark Linskey, M.D. Tom Origitano, M.D. Glenn Pait, M.D. Kalmon Post, M.D. Chandra Sen, M.D. Robert Solomon, M.D. Martin Weiss, M.D. Gazi Yasargil, M.D. * Dr. Krisht has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity. Contemporary Neurosurgery: October 1st, 2000 - Volume 22 - Issue 19 - p 1-9 Buy Abstract Learning Objectives: After reading this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Describe the clinical presentation and radiological evaluation of childhood malignant gliomas. 2. Explain the surgical indications and resection of childhood malignant gliomas. 3. Recall the role of adjuvant therapy and indications for treatment of childhood malignant gliomas. 4. Explain the different adjuvant therapies (chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and others) in the treatment of childhood malignant gliomas. © 2000 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.