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28.11.2022 | Epidemiology

Textbook outcomes in DIEP flap breast reconstruction: a Delphi study to establish consensus

The drive toward value-based care has prompted the development of outcome metrics throughout surgical care as a means to assess treatment quality [ 1 ]. Historically, measuring surgical outcomes has relied on the assessment of individual metrics …

27.11.2022 | Epidemiology

Adjuvant endocrine therapy non-initiation and non-persistence in young women with early-stage breast cancer

The greatest age-related disparity in early-stage breast cancer outcomes is in young women with hormone receptor-positive (HR +) breast cancer [ 1 , 2 ]. While differences in biology may contribute, understanding who is less likely to initiate oral …

Open Access 24.11.2022 | Review

Prognostic significance of microinvasion with ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast: a meta-analysis

Microinvasive carcinoma, which is defined as invasive breast carcinoma ≤ 1 mm in size (microinvasion) [ 1 , 2 ], is the earliest morphologically recognized form of invasive breast carcinoma (IBC). Microinvasion is usually observed in association …

Open Access 23.11.2022 | Clinical trial

Prognosis of local invasive relapses after carcinoma in situ of the breast: a retrospective study from a population-based registry

Ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast (DCIS) accounts for 15% of breast cancers in western countries [ 1 ]. Despite carrying good prognosis, with an overall 10-year survival rate of more than 95% with current practices (mastectomy, or …

Open Access 23.11.2022 | Clinical Trial

Does the toxicity of endocrine therapy persist into long-term survivorship?: Patient-reported outcome results from a follow-up study beyond a 10-year-survival

With constantly increasing survival rates over the last decade, the group of long-term breast cancer survivors (i.e. permanent survivorship according to ASCO, ) has been expanding. Personalized treatments such as endocrine therapy …

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