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29 Giugno 2018

ASTRO Guidelines Support Accelerated Whole Breast Radiation for Most Patients

June 27, 2018 – A new American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) guideline calls for hypofractionated whole breast irradiation (HF-WBI) for patients with breast cancer regardless of age, tumor stage, and previous chemotherapy treatment. The update from a 2011 guideline also recommends that patients be encouraged to play a larger role in the choice of HF-WBI, observing that HF-WBI has not been widely adopted despite delivering results that are … (leggi tutto)