Breast-conserving treatment with partial or whole breast irradiation for low-risk invasive breast carcinoma--5-year results of a randomized trial.

@article{Polgr2007BreastconservingTW,
  title={Breast-conserving treatment with partial or whole breast irradiation for low-risk invasive breast carcinoma--5-year results of a randomized trial.},
  author={Csaba Polg{\'a}r and J{\'a}nos Istv{\'a}n Fodor and Tibor Major and G. N{\'e}meth and Katalin L{\"o}vey and Zsolt Orosz and Zolt{\'a}n Sulyok and Zoltan Tak{\'a}csi-nagy and Mikl{\'o}s K{\'a}sler},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={2007},
  volume={69 3},
  pages={694-702}
}
PURPOSE To report the 5-year results of a randomized study comparing the survival and cosmetic results of breast-conserving treatment with partial breast irradiation (PBI) or conventional whole breast irradiation (WBI). METHODS AND MATERIALS Between 1998 and 2004, 258 selected patients with T1 N0-1mi, Grade 1-2, nonlobular breast cancer without presence of extensive intraductal component and resected with negative margins were randomized after breast-conserving surgery to receive 50 Gy/25… CONTINUE READING
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