Erik Paul Winnikow

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Background: Sentinel lymph node biopsy performed under local anesthesia currently represents one of the main fields of investigation in breast cancer surgery because of its positive impact on the management and organisation of treatment. We previously published our preliminary experience with 115 patients; here we present an update of our experience with(More)
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES To evaluate the ipsilateral breast tumor reappearance (IBTR) rate after breast conservative surgery (BCS) following primary chemotherapy (PC) and to assess whether positive margins affects IBTR rate and overall survival (OS). METHODS Three hundred nine women candidates for mastectomy received PC before surgery. One hundred(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the accuracy of telomerase activity in predicting a higher risk for breast cancer. STUDY DESIGN A quantitative systematic review was performed. Studies that detected telomerase activities in breast tissue were included. RESULTS Twenty-five primary studies were analyzed, which included 2395 breast lesions. The proportion of breast(More)
The aim of this study was to determine the accuracy of Bayesian networks in supporting breast cancer diagnoses. Systematic review and metaanalysis were carried out, including articles and papers published between January 1990 and March 2013. We included prospective and retrospective cross-sectional studies of the accuracy of diagnoses of breast lesions(More)
The aim of this study was to determine the accuracy of Bayesian networks in supporting breast cancer diagnoses. Systematic review and meta-analysis were carried out, including articles and papers published between January 1990 and March 2013. We included prospective and retrospective cross-sectional studies of the accuracy of diagnoses of breast lesions(More)
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