1 From Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center; UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center; Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center; Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine; University of Colorado Cancer Center; The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute; University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center; The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; Mayo Clinic Cancer Center; Fox Chase Cancer Center; Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center; Case Comprehensive Cancer Center/University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center and Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute; Duke Cancer Institute; Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Yale Cancer Center/Smilow Cancer Hospital; University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center; University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center; Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center; Roswell Park Cancer Institute; St. Jude Children's Research Hospital/The University of Tennessee Health Science Center; The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins; Research Advocacy Network; Moffitt Cancer Center; City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center; Stanford Cancer Institute; Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah; and National Comprehensive Cancer Network.
These NCCN Guidelines Insights highlight the important updates/changes to the surgical axillary staging, radiation therapy, and systemic therapy recommendations for hormone receptor–positive disease in the 1.2017 version of the NCCN Guidelines for Breast Cancer. This report summarizes these updates and discusses the rationale behind them. Updates on new drug approvals, not available at press time, can be found in the most recent version of these guidelines at NCCN.org.
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