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Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

A Clinician’s Guide

  • Antoinette R. Tan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Tira Tan, Rebecca Dent
    Pages 23-32
  3. Nanna H. Sulai, Olufunmilayo I. Olopade
    Pages 33-40
  4. Ann R. Mootz, Basak E. Dogan
    Pages 41-54
  5. Ali Amro, Lisa A. Newman
    Pages 55-69
  6. Suzanne B. Evans, Bruce G. Haffty
    Pages 71-82
  7. Sonya Reid-Lawrence, Antoinette R. Tan, Ingrid A. Mayer
    Pages 83-94
  8. Anne P. O’Dea, Priyanka Sharma
    Pages 95-116
  9. Narjust Duma, Ciara C. O’Sullivan, Kathryn J. Ruddy, Alexis D. Leal
    Pages 141-158
  10. Jasmeet Chadha Singh, Stuart M. Lichtman
    Pages 159-177

About this book

Introduction

This guide provides practical information that will assist clinicians involved in the diagnosis, assessment, treatment, and follow-up care of patients with triple-negative breast cancer. After opening chapters on pathologic evaluation, clinical presentation, genetics, and imaging features, the full range of current treatment approaches is thoroughly reviewed from a multidisciplinary perspective. Readers will find up-to-date information and guidance on surgical management, radiation therapy, tailored adjuvant therapy, neoadjuvant treatment, systemic treatment for metastatic disease, and molecular profiling and targeted therapy. The coverage is completed by discussion of special issues in young women and individualization of the management approach in older patients. All healthcare professionals who care for patients with triple-negative breast cancer will find the book to be an invaluable source of expert advice on the issues faced in real-world practice.  

Keywords

Breast Cancer Triple-Negative Chemotherapy Adjuvant Neoadjuvant Radiation

Editors and affiliations

  • Antoinette R. Tan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Solid Tumor Oncology and Investigational TherapeuticsLevine Cancer Institute, Carolinas HealthCare SystemCharlotteUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-69980-6
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-69979-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-69980-6
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