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Radiation therapy is a major tool in the management of this family of cancers. This issue of Radiation Medicine Rounds includes reviews of all major recent advances in treatment of breast cancer. Articles also review current knowledge in the areas of biologic agents, Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy, Image-Guided Brachytherapy, and robotic surgery in gynecologic cancer. Breast Cancer will provide the practitioner with a full current overview of the present best practices and recent research in management of this complex and challenging family of cancers. Radiation Medicine Rounds features:In-depth, up-to-date expert reviews and analysis of major new developments in all areas of Radiation MedicineEach issue edited by an authority in that subject areaEach issue focused on a single major topic in Radiation Medicine, providing coverage of advances in radiation science, radiation medicine technology, radiation medicine practice, and assessment of recent quality and outcome studies;1. History of Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer, Sean McBride, MD; 2. Role of Radiation Therapy in DCIS, Parima Daroui, MD and Bruce Haffty, MD; 3. Advances in Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation, J. Ben Wilkinson, MD, Laurie Cuttino, MD, and Frank Vicini, MD; 4. Hypofractionation for Breast Cancer, Navita Somaiah and John Yarnold; 5. Post Mastectomy RT, Abram Recht, MD; 6. RT after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy, Barbara Fowble, MD; 7. Radiotherapy and Breast Reconstruction, Alice Y. Ho, MD, MBA and Beryl McCormick,MD; 8. Local Failure and Biological Subtypes, Nils Arvold, MD and Alphonse Taghian, MD; 9. The use of IMRT in Breast Cancer, Jean-Philippe Pignol,MD; 10. Role of Protons in Breast Cancer, Shannon MacDonald, MD; 11. Cardiac Exposure to Radiation, Robert Prosnitz, MD; 12. Individualizing Risk of Loco-Regional Recurrence with Molecular and Genomic Classifiers, Eleftherios Mamounas, MD; 13. Current and Future State of Breast Radiation Therapy, Paula H.M. Elkhuizen, MD, PhD and Harry Bartelink, MD, PhD
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