Blog archive 2015

New Test Can Predict Chemo Treatment

December 7, 2015   |   Cancer

New Test Can Predict Chemo Treatment

According to a large, long-term study recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a test called the OncotypeDX can accurately predict whether a breast cancer patient should receive chemotherapy as part of her treatment.

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Mixed Messages On Non-invasive Breast Cancer

October 12, 2015   |   Uncategorized

Mixed Messages On Non-invasive Breast Cancer

Earlier this summer the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) published a study suggesting that the current standard treatment for DCIS may be too aggressive.

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