Project: Dexamethasone-induced leukocytosis in glioblastoma patients

Submitted February 25, 2023.
Status: Closed to applications.

Submitter and Affiliations
Information about the submitter of this project:
  • Affiliation: Montreal Neurological Institute
  • Degree(s): PhD
  • Specialty: Neurosurgery
This project is not associated with any external affiliations.

Dr Diaz team extracted extensive information on 425 patient over 2 years. Details of the table can be offered upon request. 

We pubished one manuscript on the effect of dexamethasone use on peri-operative complication (In Press). 

Another paper is under review for a survival advantage after metformin use in glioblastoma patients 

Third project (help neeeded here!) Wbc count & neutrophils/Lymphocytes ratio and other parameteres with or without Dex use on survival and other outcomes of GBM patients 

Roles and Responsibilities
Patient data extraction ~ 20-36 hours depending on experience with oacis and number of patients allocated
Manuscript writing (optional)
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    Approximate time commitment:
    5 hours per week over a period of 5 weeks.

  • Mar. 31, 2023
    Application deadline

    Apply by the deadline

    Application received

    PI considers yours and other applications

    Decision of interest

    PI decides if they are interested in your application.
    If so, we put you in contact.

    Discussion and start

    You and PI confirm your role and you begin work


    Expected time commitment: 5 hours per week for 5 weeks

  • Apr. 3, 2023
    Date of project completion