The quality of early-stage breast cancer care.

  title={The quality of early-stage breast cancer care.},
  author={Nina A. Bickell and Arthur H Aufses and Mark R. Chassin},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  volume={232 2},
OBJECTIVE To assess whether recent practice has improved, the authors created detailed, evidence-based guidelines and assessed the quality of early-stage breast cancer care at four hospitals in the metropolitan New York area. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA Adjuvant treatments for early-stage breast cancer have been shown to improve health and longevity. However, reports from the 1980s showed marked underuse of these therapies. METHODS All 723 women with early-stage breast cancer who had a… CONTINUE READING

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