- New therapy options coming for advanced breast cancer. McCann, Jean // Drug Topics;2/5/2001, Vol. 145 Issue 3, p42
Reports on the testing of several therapy options for breast cancer. Subjects and methods used; Findings.
- Other treatments for breast cancer. // Essence (Essence);Jun86, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p62
New techniques for the treatment offer hope to millions of women. INSET: Black women and breast cancer.;How to examine your breasts..
- Breast cancer. // FDA Consumer;May86, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p6
One out of every 11 women born in the US today is expected to develop breast cancer during her lifetime. Yet, improvements in diagnosis, treatment and reconstructive surgery have made this fearful disease somewhat less threatening.
- Breast cancer. Segal, M. // FDA Consumer;Sep91, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p18
Part II. Discusses new approaches to diagnosing and treating breast cancer that are giving women an unprecedented opportunity to share with their physicians decisions about surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. Treating early-stage disease; Adjuvant therapy; Drug therapy. INSET: Options for...
- Breast cancer treatment: Wide variations by region of the country. // HealthFacts;May92, Vol. 17 Issue 156, p2
Comments on how geographical area effects a woman's treatment for breast cancer. Studies reported in the April 23, 1992 issue of 'The New England Journal of Medicine' that found wide geographic differences in the treatment of breast cancer; Age differences found; Mastectomy vs. breast...
- Radiation reduces DCIS recurrence. // HealthFacts;Jul93, Vol. 18 Issue 170, p1
Reports on the effect of radiation therapy on ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). Surgical intervention; Change in terminology; Diagnostic errors. Percentages; Statistics.
- Breast cancer update: Three treatment options. // HealthFacts;Dec95, Vol. 20 Issue 199, p5
Discusses breast cancer treatment options. Absence of significant difference among mastectomy, lumpectomy and lumpectomy with radiation therapy; Treatment option with the highest recurrence rate; Risks associated with radiation therapy.
- Doctors still not sure how to treat breast lesions. // HealthFacts;Feb96, Vol. 21 Issue 201, p3
Reports that a report in `JAMA' on January 3, 1995, revealed that breast removal is more common for treating precancer than it is for cancer, in the United States. What is the phenomenon due to; Information on ductual carcinoma in sity (DCIS); Statement from Dr Monica Morrow, M.D. of...
- Untitled. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);8/23/93, Vol. 40 Issue 34, p40
Reports on the launching of a breast care center in Huntington Hospital. Dignitaries present; Equipment in center; Services offered.
- Tamoxifen lowers death rates from contralateral breast cancer. // Modern Medicine;Jul95, Vol. 63 Issue 7, p33
Reports on the effect of tamoxifen citrate in reducing mortality caused by contralateral breast cancer according to Joseph Ragaz. Data collection; Dosage regimen; Calculation of the overall survival impact; Monitoring signs of vaginal discharge.