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Local control issues in breast cancer management

Local control issues in breast cancer management

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Breast -- Neoplasms -- Therapy

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    ContributionsBowen, Julie, Bonin, Michel
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 videocassette;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21078976M

    Breast Cancer Management welcomes unsolicited article proposals. Email us today to discuss the suitability of your research and our options for authors, including Accelerated Publication. Find out more about publishing open access with us here. American Cancer Society. Breast Cancer Facts & Figures Atlanta, Ga: American Cancer Society; Chen L, Malone KE, Li CI. Bra wearing not associated with breast cancer risk: A population-based case–control study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. ;23(10) Chen WY. Factors that modify breast cancer risk in women.

    Dr. Kathy Miller and Dr. Thomas Buchholz discuss how advances in local-regional management are changing the landscape of breast cancer treatment.   However, breast cancer mortality in the UK has decreased by more than 20% in the last decade. Breast cancer survival rates have been steadily improving for 40 years and 78% of women diagnosed with breast cancer now survive their disease for at least 10 years. 1. Risk factors for breast cancer.

    OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Natural history of breast cancer / Ismail Jatoi --Breast cancer screening / Brenda E. Sirovich, Harold C. Sox, Jr. --Breast cancer: making the diagnosis / Shirley Scott, Monica Morrow --Management of ductal carcinoma in situ / E. Shelley Hwang, Laura J. Esserman --Surgical considerations for invasive.   Breast Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Diagnosis and Management, written by a multidisciplinary team of authors representing a range of disciplines, is a valuable resource for physicians, fellows, nurses, physician assistants, physical therapists, and all health care providers involved in the treatment of breast cancer. Breast Cancer: A Manufacturer: Demos Medical.


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Breast cancer. Importance of adequate surgical excision prior to radiotherapy in the local control of breast cancer in patients treated conservatively. Arch Surg. Apr; (4)–Cited by:   The surgical treatment of breast cancer is a primary intervention to provide local control, remove any visible or microscopic tumor cells, and obtain final pathologic stage of disease.

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and no increase in local control after breast-conserving surgery (BCS) and radiation treatment. Studies of One of the issues regarding more widespread acceptance of WBI has been the. —Breast Cancer Care News "This book would be really helpful to other breast cancer nurses and students about to embark on work in this field" —Journal of Community Nursing.

This comprehensive handbook is for nurses and other healthcare professionals involved in the care of people with breast cancer. Get state-of-the-science information about how breast cancer is treated, how to manage the symptoms associated with the disease and its treatment, and nursing assessment and management of oncologic emergencies.

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