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Jeffrey S. Dome, Elizabeth A. Mullen, David B. Dix, Eric J. Gratias, Peter F. Ehrlich, Najat C. Daw, James I. Geller, Murali Chintagumpala, Geetika Khanna, John A. Kalapurakal, Lindsay A. Renfro, Elizabeth J. Perlman, Paul E. Grundy, and Conrad V. Fernandez

.1%, indicating that the interventions were effective ( Table 2 ). 23 A total of 39% of patients were able to undergo bilateral nephron-sparing surgery and only 1% (n=2) became anephric; 84% of patients underwent definitive surgical treatment (partial or complete

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M. Zach Koontz, Brendan M. Visser, and Pamela L. Kunz

most patients treated up to the day before surgery), and the estimated overall survival at 3 years was 84%. 15 The low response rates in this study may be a function of declaring the appropriate imaging modality or response criteria. Choi et al 16

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Prashant Gabani, Emily Merfeld, Amar J. Srivastava, Ashley A. Weiner, Laura L. Ochoa, Dan Mullen, Maria A. Thomas, Julie A. Margenthaler, Amy E. Cyr, Lindsay L. Peterson, Michael J. Naughton, Cynthia Ma, and Imran Zoberi

advanced TNBC typically receive chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation therapy (RT). More recently, the concept of neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) followed by surgery and RT has been introduced in women with locally advanced or palpable TNBC, 6 because TNBC

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Vivek Verma, Amy C. Moreno, Waqar Haque, Penny Fang, and Steven H. Lin

Despite continual efforts to improve prognosis and decrease treatment-related toxicities, non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) remains a major health epidemic worldwide. NSCLC is commonly treated with upfront surgery with or without prior induction

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Ami Vyas, S. Suresh Madhavan, Usha Sambamoorthi, Xiaoyun (Lucy) Pan, Michael Regier, Hannah Hazard, and Sita Kalidindi

.5 billion, the initial phase of care (12 months) following BC diagnosis represented 37% of the cost, the continuing phase of care 41%, and the last year of life accounted for 22%. BC costs are substantially higher for the initial phase of care due to surgery

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James Sun, Brittany J. Mathias, Christine Laronga, Weihong Sun, Jun-Min Zhou, William J. Fulp, John V. Kiluk, and M. Catherine Lee

, paresthesias, and lymphedema). 1 , 2 Currently, there is sufficient evidence to support omission of completion axillary lymph node dissection (CLND) in patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery (BCS) with micrometastatic or macrometastatic disease in up to

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William R. Kennedy, Christopher Tricarico, Prashant Gabani, Ashley A. Weiner, Michael B. Altman, Laura L. Ochoa, Maria A. Thomas, Julie A. Margenthaler, Souzan Sanati, Lindsay L. Peterson, Cynthia X. Ma, Foluso O. Ademuyiwa, and Imran Zoberi

occurrence of a pathologic complete response (pCR) after NAC. There has been some variation in how pCR has been defined in the literature, 7 but is generally defined as a lack of all signs of invasive carcinoma in tissue removed by surgery after treatment

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George L. Jackson, Leah L. Zullig, S. Yousuf Zafar, Adam A. Powell, Diana L. Ordin, Ziad F. Gellad, David Abbott, James M. Schlosser, Janis Hersh, and Dawn Provenzale

patients with stage II–III colon cancer without preoperative obstructing lesions and at least a year of follow-up at the time of data abstraction had a documented colonoscopy within 1 year of surgery. Among patients who had a follow-up colonoscopy, the

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Estanislao Arana, Francisco M. Kovacs, Ana Royuela, Beatriz Asenjo, Úrsula Pérez-Ramírez, Javier Zamora, and the Spanish Back Pain Research Network Task Force for the Improvement of Inter-Disciplinary Management of Spinal Metastasis

. Sample size calculations were performed using κ size package of the R library. 11 The 61 hospital departments specializing in radiology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, neurosurgery, and orthopedic surgery, which had previously participated in

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Francis P. Worden and Huan Ha

: 1944 – 1956 . 10. Sanchez MJ Martinez C Nieto A . Oral and oropharyngeal cancer in Spain: influence of dietary patterns . Eur J Cancer Prev 2003 ; 12 : 49 – 56 . 11. Hicks WL Jr Kuriakose MA Loree TR . Surgery versus radiation