Author | Monica Rizzo, MD

Articles

The Changing Field of Locoregional Treatment for Breast Cancer

August 15, 2011

Since 1990, death rates from breast cancer have decreased, mainly in women younger than 50 years of age (3.3% per year) vs women aged 50 years or older (2% per year), reflecting the benefit of widespread use of systemic treatment added to early detection.[1]