Effect of time interval between breast-conserving surgery and radiation therapy on ipsilateral breast recurrence.

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PURPOSE To examine the effect of the time interval (interval) between breast-conserving surgery (BCS) and the start of radiation therapy (RT) on the subsequent risk of ipsilateral breast cancer recurrence (IBR). METHODS AND MATERIALS We reviewed interval and a number of prognostic and treatment factors among 1,962 women treated with BCS and RT for… (More)

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@article{Froud2000EffectOT, title={Effect of time interval between breast-conserving surgery and radiation therapy on ipsilateral breast recurrence.}, author={P J Froud and D. Mates and James S. Jackson and N. Phillips and Stig U. Andersen and Sandra Jackson and Clay Bryce and I. A. Olivotto}, journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics}, year={2000}, volume={46 2}, pages={363-72} }