Author | William C. Wood, MD

Articles

Breast Reconstruction in the Setting of Postmastectomy Radiotherapy: Controversies and Disparities

December 13, 2019

Breast reconstruction improves quality of life, but providers must be aware of the risks and benefits of each reconstruction approach in the setting of postmastectomy radiotherapy.

COUNTERPOINT: Should Radiation Therapy After Surgery for Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Be Standard Practice?

August 15, 2017

To universally recommend breast irradiation for all women after excision of DCIS lesions ignores information now available to us that can spare the majority of women with DCIS the downsides of RT, but be applied in the treatment of DCIS patients at greater risk for invasive disease.

The Current Clinical Value of the DCIS Score

May 15, 2014

The DCIS Score provides clinically relevant information about personal risk that can guide patient discussions and facilitate shared decision making.