Clinical practice guidelines for the care and treatment of breast cancer: the management of ductal carcinoma in situ (summary of the 2001 update)

Olivotto, Ivo; Levine, Mark
October 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/2/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 7, p912
Academic Journal
Provides a summary of changes made by Health Canada to its clinical practice guidelines for the care and treatment of breast cancer, with focus on the management of ductal carcinoma in situ, as of 2001. Additional evidence to support the original recommendations which were published in 1998; Guidelines regarding surgery, radiotherapy and drug treatment, including tamoxifen therapy.


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