Karen M. Winkfield, MD, PhD | Authors

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Recurrent Hodgkin Lymphoma

December 15, 2016

By combining the most recent medical literature and expert opinion, this revised guideline can aid clinicians in the complex decision-making associated with the management of recurrent Hodgkin lymphoma.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Localized Nodal Indolent Lymphoma

August 15, 2013

The present guidelines review epidemiology, pathology, presentation, workup, staging, prognostic factors, and treatment options for patients with localized nodal indolent lymphoma, with an emphasis on radiation guidelines, including radiation dose, field design, and radiation techniques.

Effective Local Therapy and Long-Term Survival in Breast Cancer

July 14, 2009

Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among women in the United States.[1] Since the early 1990s, breast cancer mortality has steadily declined,[2] and statistical modeling using a Bayesian approach attributes these declining mortality rates to both earlier diagnosis and more effective treatments.[3]