Posts Tagged ‘DCIS’

Rethinking the Treatment of Breast Cancer

Posted on: October 9th, 2015 by admin 2 Comments

Thirty years ago the American Cancer Society joined forces with the pharmaceutical company AstraZenica to found National Breast Cancer Awareness Month  […]

DCIS Rears its Head – Again

Posted on: August 28th, 2015 by admin 1 Comment

Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) was the focus of a blog two years ago entitled “To treat or not to treat?” The […]

Counting the Cost of Treatment

Posted on: April 10th, 2015 by admin

Two papers that appeared in Health Affairs this week have provided some insight regarding the cost of treating patients with breast cancer […]

A Race Still Unfinished

Posted on: March 28th, 2014 by admin 1 Comment

Today marked the publication of a special section on breast cancer in Science, the prestigious journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. […]

To Treat or Not to Treat?

Posted on: September 6th, 2013 by admin 2 Comments

Beginning thirty years ago, breast screening has led to many more cancers being detected, with a quarter of these classified as ductal […]