Patterns and correlates of local therapy for women with ductal carcinoma-in-situ
Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating
Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
Practice Patterns, Physicians'
Surgeons are tailoring their recommendations for local therapy options for DCIS based on important clinical factors. Patient attitudes also play an important role in treatment decisions. The substantial influence of both surgeon opinion and patient attitudes should temper concerns about the quality of treatment for women with DCIS.