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Research & Reviews  5,653 results

Prognostic impact of postoperative radiotherapy in patients with breast cancer and with...
European Journal of Cancer (Oxford, England : 1990); Yamada A, Hayashi N et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - Postmastectomy radiotherapy (PMRT) is the standard treatment for locally advanced breast cancer. However, the effectiveness of PMRT in patients with pT1-2 and N1 tumours remains controversial. Therefore, this study aimed to determine the prognosti...

Flap to Mastectomy Mass: Are Higher Ratios Associated with Greater Breast Reconstructio...
Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery; Long A, Ching AH et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - Autologous breast reconstruction is associated with superior patient-reported outcomes compared to prosthetic techniques, but little is known about the relationship between autologous flap mass and patient satisfaction. We hypothesized that a high...

Surgical Outcome Measures in a Cohort of Patients at High Risk of Breast Cancer Treated...
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Gandhi A, Duxbury P et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Women with breast cancer related genetic pathogenic variants (e.g. BRCA1, BRCA2) or with a strong family history carry lifetime risks of developing breast cancer of up to 80-90%. A significant proportion of these women proceed to bilateral risk re...

Best Practices for BREAST-Q Research: A Systematic Review of Study Methodology.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Gallo L, Chu JJ et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Data heterogeneity and methodological errors hinder the ability to draw clinically meaningful conclusions from studies using the BREAST-Q Reconstruction Module patient-reported outcome measure (PROM). In this systematic review we evaluate the qual...

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Guidelines  9 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging After Mastectomy and Breast Reconstruction.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Heller SL et. al.

Nov 7th, 2020 - Mastectomy may be performed to treat breast cancer or as a prophylactic approach in women with a high risk of developing breast cancer. In addition, mastectomies may be performed with or without reconstruction. Reconstruction approaches differ and...

ASTRO Radiation Therapy Summary of the ASCO-ASTRO-SSO Guideline on Management of Heredi...
Practical Radiation Oncology; Trombetta MG, Dragun A et. al.

May 31st, 2020 - To develop a summary of recommendations regarding locoregional management of patients with breast cancer and germline mutations in breast cancer susceptibility genes based on the American Society of Clinical Oncology/American Society for Radiation...

Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline: Autologous Breast Reconstruction with DIEP ...
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Lee BT, Agarwal JP et. al.

Oct 27th, 2017 - The American Society of Plastic Surgeons commissioned a multistakeholder Work Group to develop recommendations for autologous breast reconstruction with abdominal flaps. A systematic literature review was performed and a stringent appraisal proces...

NCCN Guidelines Update: Evolving Radiation Therapy Recommendations for Breast Cancer.
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Salerno KE

May 19th, 2017 - In the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines) for Breast Cancer, among adjuvant radiotherapy options for whole-breast irradiation after breast-conserving surgery, hypofractionation is preferred. For the use of accelerated ...

Committee Opinion No. 685: Care for Transgender Adolescents.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Dec 22nd, 2016 - Gender nonconforming youth are an underserved population who obstetrician-gynecologists are seeing increasingly in their practices. Currently, there are large gaps in training, knowledge, and comfort with transgender patients among obstetrician-gy...

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Drugs  27 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  961 results

Breast Imaging Studies in Women at High Genetic Risk of Breast Cancer: Annual Follow-Up Study

Jun 24th, 2022 - Background: Women who carry mutations in genes such as BRCA1/2 have a higher lifetime risk of breast cancer (BC) and are at risk of developing BC at earlier ages than women in the general population. Prophylactic mastectomy and/or oophorectomy may...

Lymphedema Following Hand/Wrist Surgery in Women Post Axillary Node Dissection

Jun 24th, 2022 - This is a prospective, randomized, equivalence trial designed to evaluate postoperative complications following hand surgery with a brachial tourniquet and without a tourniquet in patients that have previously had a mastectomy with axillary node d...

The Treatment of Stage I and II Carcinoma of the Breast With Mastectomy and Axillary Dissection Versus Excisional Biopsy, Axillary Dissection, and Definitive Irradiation

Jun 24th, 2022 - Patients with biopsy proven breast cancer, clinical stage I and II, will be randomized to receive treatment by one of two methods: (1) total mastectomy and axillary dissection; or (2) excisional biopsy, axillary dissection, and definitive irradiat...

Combination of Serratus Anterior and Pectoral Nerve Blocks (PECS II) as Main Anesthetic Method in Breast Cancer Surgery

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Breast conserving surgery or mastectomy is applied in the surgical treatment of breast cancer. Axillary interventions range from sentinal lymph node biopsy to lymph node dissection. Clinically significant acute pain develops following breast surge...

Magnetic Marker Localization for Occult Breast Cancer and Target Axillary Dissection in Node-positive Breast Cancer Post-neoadjuvant Chemotherapy

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Eligible patients will receive ultrasound guided placement of magnetic seeds (Magseed®) within the cortex of the sampled lymph node and epicenter of the breast tumor by radiologists before commencement of neoadjuvant treatment. Chemotherapeutic re...

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News  809 results

Promising Reversal in Early Stage Breast Cancer Surgical Choices

Jun 13th, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Recent efforts to educate women with early-stage breast cancer on surgical options appear to be paying off, with rates of breast conservation on the rise and rates of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) on the d...

Breast cancer: Dose to left anterior descending artery tied to adverse cardiac events

May 18th, 2022 - Key clinical point: Patients with left-sided breast cancer (BC) who received radiation doses to the left anterior descending artery (LAD) experienced an elevated risk for adverse cardiac outcomes. Major finding: Mean dose to LAD was associated wit.

Mastectomy May Not Be Necessary for Young Breast Cancer Patients

May 17th, 2022 - Mastectomies among younger women with nonmetastatic invasive breast cancer may not always be necessary, according to a new study that shows survival outcomes are similar to those of women who had a lumpectomy. The results come as an increasing num...

Mastectomy may not be necessary for young breast cancer patients
Jim Kling

May 16th, 2022 - Mastectomies among younger women with nonmetastatic invasive breast cancer may not always be necessary, according to a new study that shows survival outcomes are similar to those of women who had a lumpectomy. The results come as an increasing num.

Ongoing Clinical Trials in the Adjuvant Setting in RCC

May 4th, 2022 - Tian Zhang, MD: Dr Bilen, can you also tell us, briefly review how ongoing trials are still in play for this particular adjuvant landscape, and in particular, the IMmotion010, the CheckMate 914, and the RAMPART trials? Mehmet A. Bilen, MD: Yes,...

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Patient Education  22 results see all →