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Affordable Care Act Tied to Increased Breast Cancer Care Access for Hispanics

Affordable Care Act Tied to Increased Breast Cancer Care Access for Hispanics

Following the release of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) an increase in Hispanic women receiving breast cancer treatment and their related participation in clinical trials was observed.

Patients Receiving RT in APBI Facilities Despite Eligibility for Observation

Patients Receiving RT in APBI Facilities Despite Eligibility for Observation

Patients with early stage breast cancer who received breast-conserving surgery and were eligible for observation were more likely to undergo adjuvant radiotherapy in facilities performing APBI.

ASCO, ASTRO Issue Guideline Update for Postmastectomy RT

ASCO, ASTRO Issue Guideline Update for Postmastectomy RT

The American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society for Radiation Oncology, and Society of Surgical Oncology have issued a joint consensus guideline update for the use of radiotherapy following mastectomy in patients with breast cancer.

Bioimpedence Spectroscopy Improves Early Detection of Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema in At-Risk Patients

Bioimpedance spectroscopy (BIS) effectively assesses for subclinical breast cancer-related lymphedema in patients at risk, and accurately assess patients for response to treatment.

Chemotherapy-Induced Dormancy Improves Immunotherapy for Breast Cancer

Chemotherapy-Induced Dormancy Improves Immunotherapy for Breast Cancer

Inducing quiescent dormancy with conventional chemotherapy makes cancer cells more susceptible to immunotherapy, thereby minimizing potential for tumor recurrence.

Artificial Intelligence Method Improves Mammography Readings

Artificial Intelligence Method Improves Mammography Readings

Natural language processing (NLP) software correlated key characteristics expressed verbally in mammography reports with pathologic findings, providing an accurate indication for biopsy referral.

Experimental Drug Improves Immunotherapy Activity in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

Experimental Drug Improves Immunotherapy Activity in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

An experimental drug, AMPI-109, shows promise as an immunotherapy that sensitizes triple-negative breast cancer cells, enhancing the effectiveness of the drug.

African American Breast Cancer Survivors Report Significant Problem Burden

African American Breast Cancer Survivors Report Significant Problem Burden

African American survivors of breast cancer experience significant problem burden during the first 5 years after diagnosis and treatment.

A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Harmonic Technology Compared With Conventional Techniques in Mastectomy and Breast-conserving Surgery With Lymphadenectomy for Breast Cancer

A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Harmonic Technology Compared With Conventional Techniques in Mastectomy and Breast-conserving Surgery With Lymphadenectomy for Breast Cancer

[Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy] This research compares Harmonic technology and conventional techniques for a range of clinical outcomes and complications in both mastectomy and BCS patients, including axillary lymph node dissection.

Perceived Barriers Associated With Adherence to Aromatase Inhibitors

Perceived Barriers Associated With Adherence to Aromatase Inhibitors

Greater negative beliefs regarding the challenges of their aromatase inhibitor treatment more likely to lead to nonadherence.



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