Gene Assay Informs Chemo Decision in Breast Cancer (CME/CE)

(MedPage Today) -- 10-year recurrence risk of 3.5% in low-risk, node-positive disease
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CONCLUSIONS: Individual evaluation and appropriate explanation is significant to further children's understanding of their mother's illness. Future studies with larger sample size are needed to explore the understanding for children of different ages, in order to provide specific help for these children. PMID: 29784143 [PubMed - in process]
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Breast cancer left 39-year-old Jennifer Campisano unable to nurse when she gave birth to her daughter, Noelle, six months ago. So she found a group of 15 donors to help nourish her baby girl.
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Breast cancer left 39-year-old Jennifer Campisano unable to nurse when she gave birth to her daughter, Noelle, six months ago. So she found a group of 15 donors to help nourish her baby girl.
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This week, distinguished radiology community leader and breast cancer detection expert  Geraldine McGinty, MD, MBA, FACR, was  presentedwith the William T. Thorwarth, Jr., MD, Award. The American College of Radiology (ACR)-sponsored award is not distributed on an annual basis but given out incidentally to individuals who have made vast leadership contributions to economics and health policy in radiology.Dr. McGinty has made significant strides in the imaging industry in the last decade. In May 2016, she became the first woman appointed the vice chair of the ACR ’s Board of Chancellors. She has established h...
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Condition:   Breast Cancer Intervention:   Radiation: IORT Sponsor:   Mount Carmel Health System Recruiting
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In 2013 I began searching for ways I could change my career to reduce my workload, but not give up medicine altogether. During that time I took a cruise and looked at various jobs I could do on a cruise ship. One of the jobs I was qualified for, I thought, was to be a Cruise Ship Doctor. After talking with the ship’s doctor to find out what it was like to be the doctor on a ship, I realized that I would enjoy that life. When I arrived back home I sent in an application to a cruise line. I was promptly informed that general surgeons were not qualified to be a ship’s doctor. They only accept physicians who practi...
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New research investigates whether following a low-fat diet after being diagnosed with breast cancer improves the patient's outcome.
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Breast cancer survivors aren't getting regular follow-up mammograms, according...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Twitter hashtag war erupts over breast screening ASBrS: Regular mammo screening = less-invasive treatment ACR, SBI: Some black women need earlier breast screening Less isn't always more with breast screening recall rate Race matters for breast cancer screening protocols
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