Managing breast cancer in the older patient.

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Breast cancer is a disease that is associated with aging, with almost one-half of all new breast cancer cases diagnosed annually in the United States occurring in women ages 65 and older. Recent data suggest that although breast cancer outcomes in younger women have shown substantial improvement as a result of advances in treatment and screening, the… (More)

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@article{OConnor2013ManagingBC, title={Managing breast cancer in the older patient.}, author={Tracey L. O'Connor and Arvind Manohar Shinde and Caroline M Doan and Vani Katheria and Arti Hurria}, journal={Clinical advances in hematology & oncology : H&O}, year={2013}, volume={11 6}, pages={341-7} }