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New research could help better understand progress of breast cancer

New research could help better understand progress of breast cancer

Older women with DCIS gain no benefit from sentinel lymph node biopsy

Older women with DCIS gain no benefit from sentinel lymph node biopsy

Survey quantifies cancer patients' interest in pathology services

Survey quantifies cancer patients' interest in pathology services

Women under 40 often choose aggressive surgery out of fear of second breast cancer

Women under 40 often choose aggressive surgery out of fear of second breast cancer

Lumpectomy is less invasive surgery and requires no hospitalization, shows study

Lumpectomy is less invasive surgery and requires no hospitalization, shows study

Partial, whole breast radiation after lumpectomy yield similar cosmetic outcomes

Partial, whole breast radiation after lumpectomy yield similar cosmetic outcomes

Study examines racial disparities in survival outcomes of pediatric patients with Hodgkin lymphoma

Study examines racial disparities in survival outcomes of pediatric patients with Hodgkin lymphoma

Doctors can change opioid prescribing habits, but progress comes in small doses

Doctors can change opioid prescribing habits, but progress comes in small doses

Women with breast cancer should start postoperative chemotherapy soon

Women with breast cancer should start postoperative chemotherapy soon

Surgeons’ opioid-prescribing habits hard to kick

Surgeons’ opioid-prescribing habits hard to kick

Breast cancer patients unaware of surgical options, study finds

Breast cancer patients unaware of surgical options, study finds

New surgical guideline reduces re-operation rates for breast cancer patients

New surgical guideline reduces re-operation rates for breast cancer patients

Jewish General Hospital initiates new clinical trial to avoid surgery in breast cancer patients

Jewish General Hospital initiates new clinical trial to avoid surgery in breast cancer patients

Cryoablation shows potential as a treatment for low-risk breast cancer

Cryoablation shows potential as a treatment for low-risk breast cancer

Radiation therapy can lower risk of breast cancer recurrence in patients with ‘good risk’ DCIS

Radiation therapy can lower risk of breast cancer recurrence in patients with ‘good risk’ DCIS

For nursing home patients, breast cancer surgery may do more harm than good

For nursing home patients, breast cancer surgery may do more harm than good

Christiana Care Health System successfully reduces opioid prescriptions

Christiana Care Health System successfully reduces opioid prescriptions

Johns Hopkins expert panel develops first set of operation-specific opioid prescribing guidelines

Johns Hopkins expert panel develops first set of operation-specific opioid prescribing guidelines

Lumpectomy plus radiation associated with reduced risk of breast cancer death, study finds

Lumpectomy plus radiation associated with reduced risk of breast cancer death, study finds

Leading-edge radiation therapy offered by Loyola Medicine to broad range of cancer patients

Leading-edge radiation therapy offered by Loyola Medicine to broad range of cancer patients