Quality of life after multicatheter breast brachytherapy

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The Lancet Oncology

Fecha de publicación: 22 April 2018

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30253-5

Autores: Reshma Jagsi

Background: As the risk of breast cancer recurrence has fallen, interest has grown in understanding the impact of different treatment options on patients’ quality of life. The initial trials1 that established breast conservation as an alternative to mastectomy found that adjuvant irradiation to the whole breast improved disease control.