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Contralateral mastectomy did not provide significant survival benefit in young women

September 21, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO — Antoine Bouchard-Fortier, MD, a second-year surgical oncology fellow at the University of Calgary Tom Baker Cancer Center, offers insights into results that found young women with invasive breast cancer who underwent contralateral mastectomy experienced similar survival outcomes as those who did not undergo the procedure.

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Triptorelin, chemotherapy combination preserved long-term ovarian function

September 20, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — Matteo Lambertini, MD, of the department of medical oncology at U.O. Oncologia Medica 2 in Italy, discusses long-term results of the PROMISE-GIM6…
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Tumor subtype provided prognostic factor for survival after WBRT for metastatic breast cancer

September 19, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — Vipin Das Villgran, MD, medical resident at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, discusses study results which found that tumor subtype…

NIH director: Emerging biomedical research ‘breathtaking’

September 19, 2014
NIH director Francis Collins, MD, PhD, spoke to the audience at TEDMED 2014 about the advances in biomedical research on the horizon.“I have this amazing…
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New Advances, New Options: Evaluating the Changing Landscape of Hemophilia to Optimize Patient Outcomes

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Biogen Idec.

The bleeding abnormalities associated with hemophilia can have devastating consequences for patients. Recent advances…
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Triptorelin, chemotherapy combination preserved long-term ovarian function

September 20, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — Matteo Lambertini, MD, of the department of medical oncology at U.O. Oncologia Medica 2 in…
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Treatment Decision-Making through the Spectrum of MDS: Case 2 High Risk MDS

An educational presentation from Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation.

MDS is a difficult disease to diagnose and treat. Frequently it is challenging for healthcare providers to explain to…
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