Postmastectomy radiotherapy for breast cancer: Patterns, correlates, communication, and insights into the decision process Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Attitude to Health
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Communication
  • Decision Making
  • Mastectomy

abstract

  • PMRT receipt is strongly correlated with clinical indication. The authors found no sociodemographic disparities in utilization. However, approximately one-fifth of patients with strong indications did not receive treatment.

publication date

  • March 15, 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3905748

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.24164

PubMed ID

  • 19180636

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1185

end page

  • 93

volume

  • 115

number

  • 6