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By M. Alma Rodriguez (auth.), M. Alma Rodriguez, Ronald S. Walters, Thomas W. Burke (eds.)

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ISBN-13: 9781461451969

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This specified ebook presents a retrospective research of the alterations in survival results on the college of Texas, M.D. Anderson melanoma middle over the last six many years. on account that establishing its doorways in 1944, M.D. Anderson has saved a continual, uninterrupted information repository of the therapy and results of every of its sufferers. it's this visionary database from the center’s tumor registry which makes this groundbreaking booklet attainable. monitoring effects throughout time, this booklet exhibits radical shifts in results developments, the place nice growth has been made, and the place there's nonetheless a ways to head, and provides a picture into the parallel heritage of advancements in care. Such information is essential to informing how sufferers are suggested, how therapy judgements are decided, and the way prognoses are made.

60 Years of Survival results on the college of Texas, M.D. Anderson melanoma Center is the single e-book to at the same time current longitudinal information on survival results around the spectrum of infrequent and customary cancers. every one bankruptcy offers with a particular affliction web site, discussing present administration techniques and proposing key information replete with illustrative charts, graphs, and tables. With the assets to be had in basic terms to the practitioners at this inimitable establishment, this publication heralds a cornerstone second within the examine of survival results and the intensity of our wisdom of melanoma care.

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J Clin Oncol. 1995;13:2886–94. 43. Green MC, Buzdar AU, Smith T, et al. Weekly paclitaxel followed by FAC as primary systemic chemotherapy of operable breast cancer improves pathologic complete remission rates 34 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. U. Buzdar et al. when compared to every 3-week (q3wk) paclitaxel therapy followed by FAC—final results of a prospective phase III randomized trial [abstract 135]. Proc Annu Meet Am Soc Clin Oncol. 2002;21:35a. Rivera E, Mejia JA, Arun BK, et al.

Sequencing of chemotherapy and radiation in lymph node-negative breast cancer. Cancer J. 1999;5:159–64. 21. Mirza NQ, Vlastos G, Meric F, et al. Ductal carcinoma-in-situ: long-term results of breastconserving therapy. Ann Surg Oncol. 2000;7:656–64. 22. Buchholz TA, Tucker SL, Erwin J, et al. Impact of systemic treatment on local control for patients with lymph node-negative breast cancer treated with breast-conservation therapy. J Clin Oncol. 2001;19:2240–6. 4 Breast Cancer 33 23. Mirza NQ, Vlastos G, Meric F, et al.

Buzdar et al. 1 Distribution by SEER stage of women with breast cancer treated at MD Anderson, 1944–2004 SEER stage at presentation In situ Local Regional Distant Decade [No. 0) Results Overall survival of patients, regardless of the stage of disease, is illustrated in Fig. 1. This figure illustrates a steady improvement in survival duration among breast cancer patients treated at this institute during the past six decades. The management of breast cancer evolved over these decades and is briefly discussed below.

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