Patients with cancer aged 65 and older are likely to be taking 5 or more medications before treatment with IV chemotherapy, which can complicate posttreatment care.
[Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy] A retrospective chart review of a cohort of patients with TNBC found that tumor size and nodal status is associated with DFS, and radiotherapy technique and fractionation protocol were not associated with differences in either DFS or OS.
In Mendelian randomization analyses, increase in genetically predicted IGF-1 linked to breast cancer.
Detection rate for invasive breast cancer significantly higher with MRI versus digital breast tomosynthesis.
Recall rate percentage significantly lower and cancer detection rate significantly higher for DBT versus DM
3.55 percent of unselected postmenopausal women with breast cancer have pathogenic variants.
Expanded testing could increase detection of carriers for BRCA1/2, mutations in other predisposition genes.
Findings similar regardless of full-fat or reduced-fat milk consumption.
In this study, nurse participants emphasized the connection between the early delivery of prognostic information and the optimal delivery of palliative care.
Results of earlier-phase trials provided support for this phase 3 trial in triple-negative, stage II/III breast cancer.