Underutilization of breast-conserving surgery and radiation therapy among women with stage I or II breast cancer

@inproceedings{Lazovich1991UnderutilizationOB,
  title={Underutilization of breast-conserving surgery and radiation therapy among women with stage I or II breast cancer},
  author={Deann Lazovich and Emily White and D Bucheli Thomas and Roger E. Moe},
  year={1991}
}
Objective. —To identify time trends and factors associated with breast-conserving surgery (BCS) and delivery of postoperative radiation therapy among women with stage I or II breast cancer. Design. ——Survey. Setting. —Population-based cancer registry in the Seattle—Puget Sound (Wash) region. Participants. —The study included 8095 women diagnosed with stage I or II breast cancer (American Joint Committee on Cancer staging criteria) from 1983 through 1989. Main Outcome Measures. —Breast… CONTINUE READING

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 118 CITATIONS, ESTIMATED 40% COVERAGE

Rural-urban differences in radiation therapy for ductal carcinoma in-situ of the breast

  • Breast Cancer Research and Treatment
  • 2001
VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND & RESULTS
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

Predictors of breast-conserving surgery in Connecticut, 1990–1992

  • Annals of Surgical Oncology
  • 1997
VIEW 7 EXCERPTS
CITES RESULTS & BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

FILTER CITATIONS BY YEAR

1994
2019

CITATION STATISTICS

  • 16 Highly Influenced Citations