Coordination of breast cancer care between radiation oncologists and surgeons: A survey study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Attitude of Health Personnel
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • General Surgery
  • Interdisciplinary Communication
  • Radiation Oncology

abstract

  • Despite the widespread availability of tumor boards, a substantial minority of radiation oncologists indicated other providers failed to include them in the breast cancer treatment decision-making process early enough. Earlier inclusion of radiation oncologists may influence patient decisions, and interventions to facilitate this should be considered.

publication date

  • April 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4373416

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2011.01.032

PubMed ID

  • 21477932

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2072

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 82

number

  • 5