Breast Cancer References

FAQ References

1. MacDonald SM, Patel SA, Hickey S, et al. Proton therapy for breast cancer after mastectomy: early outcomes of a prospective clinical trial. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2013;86(3):484-490.

2. Cuaron J, Chon B, Tsai H, et al. Early Toxicity in Patients Treated With Postoperative Proton Therapy for Locally Advanced Breast Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015: 1-8.

3. Ares C, Khan S, MacArtain AM, et al. Postoperative proton radiotherapy for localized and locoregional breast cancer: potential for clinically relevant improvements? Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010;76(3):685-697.

4. Moon SH, Shin KH, Kim TH, et al. Dosimetric comparison of four different external beam partial breast irradiation techniques: three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy, intensity-modulated radiotherapy, helical tomotherapy, and proton beam therapy. Radiother Oncol. 2009;90:66-73.

5. Fagundes M, Hug EB, Pankuch M, Fang C, McNeeley S, Mao L, Lavilla M, Schmidt SL, Ward C, Cahlon O, Hartsell WF. Proton Therapy for Local-regionally Advanced Breast Cancer Maximizes Cardiac Sparing. Int J Particle Ther 2015;1(4):827–844.

6. Darby SC, Ewertz M, McGale P, et al. Risk of ischemic heart disease in women after radiotherapy for breast cancer. N Engl J Med. 2013;368(11):987-998.


Facts References

7. American Cancer Society. About Breast Cancer. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society; 2018

8. American Cancer Society. Breast Cancer Early Detection and Diagnosis. American Cancer Society; 2017

9. American Cancer Society. Breast Cancer Risk and Prevention. American Cancer Society; 2017