Surgeon recommendations and receipt of mastectomy for treatment of breast cancer Comment uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Mastectomy, Segmental

abstract

  • Breast-conserving surgery was recommended by surgeons and attempted in the majority of patients evaluated, with surgeon recommendation, patient decision, and failure of BCS all contributing to the mastectomy rate.

publication date

  • April 2010

Research

keywords

  • Comment

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.ogx.0000371722.64629.85

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1551

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 65

number

  • 4