A prospective trial of preoperative chemotherapy in resectable breast cancer: Predictors of breast-conservation therapy feasibility Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Mastectomy, Segmental

abstract

  • Induction chemotherapy improves BCT eligibility for breast cancer patients. Improved breast imaging methods after chemotherapy are necessary to improve accuracy in predicting the feasibility of BCT, especially in patients presenting with diffuse calcifications or multicentricity.

publication date

  • January 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/BF02573059

PubMed ID

  • 11923128

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 228

end page

  • 34

volume

  • 9

number

  • 3