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Radiation noninferior to axillary lymph node dissection for SLNB-detected N1 disease

September 22, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO — Yun Fu, MD, of the department of breast surgery at Shanghai First Maternity and Infant Hospital, discusses study results that showed that radiation and axillary lymph node dissection conferred similar OS and RFS among patients with pathological N1 breast cancer detected by sentinel lymph node biopsy after mastectomy.

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USPSTF: Screen sexually active young women for chlamydia, gonorrhea

September 22, 2014
The US Preventive Services Task Force has recommended screening for chlamydia and gonorrhea in sexually active, asymptomatic females aged 24 years and younger and in…

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association to advocate at federal level

September 22, 2014
The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association announced it recently created the position of Director of Federal Advocacy and Practice Support in an attempt…

UNVEIL survey results shed light on effects of managing lupus

September 22, 2014
Lupus equally takes a toll on life for patients with lupus and their caregivers, according to results of the recently released UNVEIL survey.“The UNVEIL survey…
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HCV Consults: Volume 1, Number 3

This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie and Genentech, Inc.

Chronic HCV infection is a leading cause of cirrhosis, end-stage liver disease, hepatocellular carcinoma, and death…
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Professional Practice

Tdap: The Need to Educate and Immunize

Workplace Health & Safety (formerly AAOHN Journal)
Online Advanced Release, September 16, 2014
The resurgence of pertussis is puzzling, especially given the requirement that children complete recommended…
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Radiation noninferior to axillary lymph node dissection for SLNB-detected N1 disease

September 22, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — Yun Fu, MD, of the department of breast surgery at Shanghai First Maternity and Infant Hospital…
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