• 02-SEP-2014

More Women Having Double Mastectomy But Survival No Better Than Breast Conserving Surgery Plus Radiation

Women diagnosed with cancer in one breast can choose several treatments, including removing the cancerous breast, removing both breasts or having breast conserving surgery combined with radiation. A new study examined the use of these different options for women in California and whether there were any differences in the survival rates for these women. Catherine Dolf has more in this week's JAMA Report.