2705, 2014

Moderate alcohol consumption does not reduce breast cancer survival

May 27th, 2014|Breast Cancer|

Alcohol is now recognised as a significant risk factor for the development of breast cancer and the increased risk is directly proportional to the amount of alcohol consumed.
2709, 2013

Professor Gordon C Wishart featured in news medical’s thought leaders series

September 27th, 2013|Sentinel lymph node biopsy|

Professor Gordon C Wishart recently talked to News Medical about a new and innovative method for sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast and other cancers.
2708, 2013

Current and future treatment of “Ductal Carcinoma in situ” (DCIS) of the breast

August 27th, 2013|DCIS|

Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), a non-spreading type of breast cancer, constitutes a major public health problem, and now represents up to half of the cases detected by breast screening.
2707, 2013

Cambridge intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) trial

July 27th, 2013|Breast Cancer|

The use of intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) in early breast cancer allows an even distribution of the radiotherapy dose to be delivered to the entire breast target.