New Research and Procedures Support Surgeries with Superior Cosmetic Results Abstract: Multi-Institutional Study of the Oncologic Safety of Prophylactic Nipple Sparing Mastectomy in a BRCA Population
The DCIS Debate: New Study Finds that More Than Half of Women with Under Treated DCIS Recur within Five Years
Researchers Caution Against Watch and Wait Philosophy Abstract: Are We Over-Treating Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS)?
New Study Highlights Need for Widespread Patient Counseling Abstract: Fertility in Young Women of Child-Bearing Age after Breast Cancer: Are We Giving Them a Better Chance?
Risk Assessment Crucial for Women Age 40 to 44 Abstract: Application of the 2015 ACS and ASBS Screening Mammography Guidelines: Risk Assessment is Critical for Women Ages 40-44
The West Clinic (Memphis, TN) is helping to launch a groundbreaking multi-center clinical trial of cryoablation to treat breast cancer without the trauma of surgery.
Optimal Results May Mean Expecting the Unexpected Abstract: Once Is Rarely Enough: A Population-Based Study of Reoperations After Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction
Bilateral Prophylactic Mastectomy Rarely More Cost-Effective Than Screening Mammography for High Risk Women
Highlights Need for More Sensitive and Economical Screening Techniques Abstract: Cost-Effectiveness of Bilateral Prophylactic Mastectomy in Patients at High Risk for Breast Cancer Without a Known BRCA Mutation
More Data May Pose New Questions Abstract: Multi-Gene Panel Testing Detects Equal Rates of Pathogenic BRCA1/2 Mutations and Has a Higher Diagnostic Yield Compared to Limited BRCA1/2 Analysis Alone in Patients at Risk for Hereditary Breast Cancer
Abstract: Overall Survival, Disease-Free Survival, and Nipple-Areolar Recurrence in the Setting of NippleSparing Mastectomy: A Meta-Analysis and Systematic Literature Review