Selected inflammatory breast cancer research published in 2012
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Dawood, S., et al. (2012). Identifying factors that impact survival among women with inflammatory breast cancer. Annals of Oncology: the Official Journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology, 23(4), 870-5.
The objective of this retrospective study was to determine factors impacting survival among women with inflammatory breast cancer (IBC).
Although IBC is an aggressive subtype of locally advanced breast cancer, it is heterogeneous with various factors affecting survival. Furthermore, our results indicate that a subgroup of women with stage IV IBC may benefit from aggressive combined modality management.