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Research & Reviews  4,744 results

Breast Imaging Studies in Women at High Genetic Risk of Breast Cancer: Annual Follow-Up Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00006421

May 20th, 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...

Risk Factors for the Development of Clinical and Subclinical Lymphedema Detected by Bio...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clbc.2022.04.003
Clinical Breast Cancer; Sayan M, Kilic SS et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Breast cancer-related lymphedema can significantly compromise quality of life. Bioimpedance spectroscopy (BIS) measures extracellular fluid in lymphedema. The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence of BIS-detected lymphedema using th...

Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction Patterns at an Urban Academic Hospital and the Imp...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9116063
Annals of Surgical Oncology; Fasano G, Bayard S et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - Postmastectomy breast reconstruction is an essential element of multidisciplinary breast cancer care but may be underutilized. This retrospective study analyzed mastectomy patients (2018-2021) at an urban hospital. Multivariable logistic regressio...

Association between contralateral background parenchymal enhancement on MRI and outcome...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.diii.2022.04.004
Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging; Rella R, Bufi E et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - The purpose of this study was to retrospectively investigate whether background parenchymal enhancement (BPE) of the contralateral breast on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is associated with clinical outcomes in patients with unilateral invasive...

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Guidelines  9 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging After Mastectomy and Breast Reconstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.09.009
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...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2020.04.003
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 ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000003768
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.
https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2017.0072
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.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001861
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  312 results

Breast Imaging Studies in Women at High Genetic Risk of Breast Cancer: Annual Follow-Up Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00006421

May 20th, 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...

Using Imaging Data and Genomic Data to Predict Metastasis of Breast Cancer After Treatment
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03941639

May 18th, 2022 - Background Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death in women around the world. According to WHO statistics, 571,000 women passed away in 2015 due to breast cancer alone. In Hong Kong, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women. ...

Prophylactic Mastectomy: Prospective Evaluation of the Correlation Between Skin Flap Thickness, Residual Glandular Tissue and Skin Necrosis by Imaging and Clinical Examination
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05162677

May 17th, 2022 - Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer among women. Five to ten percent of all breast cancers are due to hereditary factors, with pathogenic variants in the breast cancer genes BRCA1/2 accounting for 2-5% of all breast cancer. Women with ...

Standard or Comprehensive Radiation Therapy in Treating Patients With Early-Stage Breast Cancer Previously Treated With Chemotherapy and Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01872975

May 9th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: To evaluate whether the addition of chest wall + regional nodal radiation therapy (XRT) after mastectomy or breast + regional nodal XRT after breast conserving surgery will significantly reduce the rate of events for invasive b...

ELectrosurgical Bipolar Devices VS Conventional Electro-cauterization in Breast Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03166384

May 5th, 2022 - Lymphorrhea and seroma are the most common complications of mastectomy in patients with breast cancer. Seroma formation increases admission period, follow-up duration, and postoperative discomforts. Repeated aspiration of seroma increases risk of ...

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News  678 results

Mastectomy May Not Be Necessary for Young Breast Cancer Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974134

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...

Ongoing Clinical Trials in the Adjuvant Setting in RCC
https://www.onclive.com/view/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,...

Which Breast Cancer Surgery Leads to Better Quality of Life?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972511

Apr 21st, 2022 - Women diagnosed with early breast cancer facing surgery often have a choice of having all of their breast or only a part of the breast removed. A new study shows that a patient's satisfaction with their breasts at 10 years after surgery is similar...

Recurrent DCIS Can Be Genetically Distinct From Primary Lesion
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971905

Apr 11th, 2022 - UPDATED April 12, 2022 // Editor's note: This article has been updated with comments. NEW ORLEANS ― In more than 10% of cases in which ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) recurs in the same breast, the new lesion is genetically distinct from the origi...

How Many Randomized Trials Does It Take to Make You Do the Right Thing?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971010

Mar 29th, 2022 - There are shops out there still performing only long-course radiotherapy for rectal cancer. One has to suspect that in talking to patients they are not bringing up the short-course option, or at least not in any way that fairly explains the extens...

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Patient Education  20 results see all →