Factors that influence surgical choices in women with breast carcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Choice Behavior
  • Mastectomy
  • Women

abstract

  • The current findings suggest a need for patient education strategies that emphasize the lack of influence of age and prior breast biopsy on the use of BCT. Differences in demographic variables may reflect true variations in patient preference among groups, emphasizing the need to address the spectrum of treatment options with patients.

publication date

  • September 15, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.10824

PubMed ID

  • 12216083

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1185

end page

  • 90

volume

  • 95

number

  • 6