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Over 70s breast cancer management: A single institute experience (2018)

Type of publication: Conference abstract Author(s): Dube M.; Talaat A.; *Rastall S.; *Przyczyna A.; *Usman T. Citation: European Journal of Surgical Oncology; Jun 2018; vol. 44 (no. 6); p. 898 Abstract: Introduction: With increasing life expectancy, awareness and improved referral

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Breast reconstruction affects coping mechanisms in breast cancer survivors (2017)

Type of publication: Journal article Author(s): *Lake, B., Fuller, H.R., *Rastall, S, *Usman, T Citation: Indian Journal of Surgery, December 2017 Abstract: Coping strategies used by women with breast cancer are vital for adjustment to their disease. Whilst it is

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The impact of age on the art of mammography and how to adapt accordingly (2017)

Type of publication: Journal article Author(s): *Lake, B.; *Cielecki, L.; *Williams, S.; *Worrall, C.; *Metelko, M. Citation: Radiography; Nov 2017; vol. 23 (no. 4) e120–e121 Abstract: Introduction Breast cancer is increasingly a disease of the elderly, and combined with the

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An audit of ‘real world’ systemic chemotherapy in breast cancer patients over the age of 70 in one U.K. Cancer Centre (2018)

Type of publication: Conference abstract Author(s): *Choudhary Y.; *Pettit L.; *Khanduri S. Citation: European Journal of Surgical Oncology; Mar 2018; vol. 44 Abstract: Background: Breast cancer incidence among the over 70’s is increasing. Trial data from this age group is

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Partial breast radiotherapy after breast conservation: 5 year outcomes from the IMPORT LOW (CRUK/06/003) phase III trial (2017)

Type of publication: Conference abstract Author(s): Coles C.; Griffin C.; Bhattacharya I.; Emson M.; Haviland J.; Hopwood P.; Kaggwa R.; Bliss J.; Kirby A.; Donovan E.; *Agrawal R.; Alhasso A.; Brunt A.M.; Ciurlionis L.; Chan H.; Harnett A.; Sawyer E.; Sybdikus

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Osteonecrosis of the jaw and oral health-related quality of life after adjuvant zoledronic acid: An adjuvant zoledronic acid to reduce recurrence trial subprotocol (BIG01/04) (2017)

Type of publication: Journal article Author(s): Rathbone E.J.; Brown J.E.; Coleman R.E.; Marshall H.C.; Collinson M.; Liversedge V.; Murden G.A.; Cameron D.; Spensley S.; *Agrawal R.; Jyothirmayi R.; Chakraborti P.; Yuille F.; Bell R. Citation: Journal of Clinical Oncology; Jul

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Accelerated versus standard epirubicin followed by cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, and fluorouracil or capecitabine as adjuvant therapy for breast cancer in the randomised UK TACT2 trial (CRUK/05/19): a multicentre, phase 3, open-label, randomised, controlled trial (2017)

Type of publication: Randomised controlled trial Author(s): David Cameron, James P Morden, Peter Canney, Galina Velikova, Robert Coleman, John Bartlett, *Rajiv Agrawal, Jane Banerji, Gianfilippo Bertelli, David Bloomfield, A Murray Brunt, Helena Earl, Paul Ellis, Claire Gaunt, Alexa Gillman, Nicholas

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Partial-breast radiotherapy after breast conservation surgery for patients with early breast cancer (UK IMPORT LOW trial): 5-year results from a multicentre, randomised, controlled, phase 3, non-inferiority trial (2017)

Type of publication: Randomised controlled trial Author(s): Charlotte E Coles, Clare L Griffin, Anna M Kirby, Jenny Titley, *Rajiv K Agrawal, Abdulla Alhasso, Indrani S Bhattacharya, Adrian M Brunt, Laura Ciurlionis, Charlie Chan, Ellen M Donovan, Marie A Emson, Adrian

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Breast cancer surgery without suction drainage and impact of mastectomy flap fixation in reducing seroma formation (2017)

Type of publication: Conference abstract Author(s): *Zaidi S.; *Hinton C. Citation: European Journal of Surgical Oncology; May 2017; vol. 43 (no. 5) Abstract: Background: One of the most invalidating complications after breast cancer surgery is seroma formation. The incidence of

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Addition of gemcitabine to paclitaxel, epirubicin, and cyclophosphamide adjuvant chemotherapy for women with early-stage breast cancer (tAnGo): final 10-year follow-up of an open-label, randomised, phase 3 trial (2017)

Type of publication: Randomised controlled trial Author(s): Earl, Helena M; Hiller, Louise; Howard, Helen C; Dunn, Janet A; Young, Jennie; Bowden, Sarah J; McDermaid, Michelle; Waterhouse, Anna K; Wilson, Gregory; *Agrawal, Rajiv; O’Reilly, Susan; Bowman, Angela; Ritchie, Diana M; Goodman,

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