Early clinical results of intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) during breast conservation using an electronic brachytherapy (EBX) technique.

  • Pamela Jo Johnson
  • Published 2013 in
    Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…

Abstract

83 Background: Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) as an alternative to whole breast irradiation (WBI) has been described for patients with early-stage breast cancer. The randomized phase III TARGiT trial demonstrated similar recurrence rates to WBI and a lower overall toxicity profile. IORT-related effects and early postoperative outcome were assessed… (More)
DOI: 10.1200/jco.2013.31.26_suppl.83

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@article{Johnson2013EarlyCR, title={Early clinical results of intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) during breast conservation using an electronic brachytherapy (EBX) technique.}, author={Pamela Jo Johnson}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={2013}, volume={31 26_suppl}, pages={83} }