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    Posted: Nov 15 2012 at 4:52pm
http://www.chemotherapyadvisor.com/despite-increasing-use-of-breast-conserving-surgery-adjuvant-radiotherapy-rates-have-not-improved-for-stage-i-breast-cancer/article/267970/?DCMP=EMC-CTA_Front&Visitor_ID=&cpn=cta_sutinl&spMailingID=5091164&spUserID=MTM2NzY5MjYzNTES1&spJobID=58138096&spReportId=NTgxMzgwOTYS1
(ChemotherapyAdvisor) – An increasing proportion of US women have been treated with breast-conserving surgery (BCS) instead of mastectomy for stage I breast cancer over recent decades, but rates of adjuvant radiotherapy have not improved -- and not receiving radiotherapy has been associated with poorer survival rates, according to a population-based study published in the Annals of Surgical Oncology.
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