The role of postmastectomy radiotherapy in clinically node-positive, stage II-III breast cancer patients with pathological negative nodes after neoadjuvant chemotherapy: an analysis from the NCDB

@inproceedings{Liu2016TheRO,
  title={The role of postmastectomy radiotherapy in clinically node-positive, stage II-III breast cancer patients with pathological negative nodes after neoadjuvant chemotherapy: an analysis from the NCDB},
  author={Jieqiong Liu and Kai Mao and Shuai Jiang and Wen Jiang and Kai Chen and Betty Y S Kim and Qiang Liu and Lisa K. Jacobs},
  booktitle={Oncotarget},
  year={2016}
}
PURPOSE The role of postmastectomy radiotherapy (PMRT) in clinically node-positive, stage II-III breast cancer patients with pathological negative nodes (ypN0) after neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) remains controversial. METHODS A total of 1560 clinically node-positive, stage II-III breast cancer patients treated with NAC and mastectomy who achieved ypN0 between 1998 and 2009 in the National Cancer Database were analyzed. The effects of PMRT on overall survival (OS) for the entire cohort and… CONTINUE READING
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