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2017

07/14/2017

Help design sensible, effective breast cancer screening guidelines

MammaPrint Identifies Breast Cancer Patients Who Can Skip Chemotherapy

The Wisdom Study Takes A New Look At Breast Cancer Screenings

2016

04/13/2016

Is It Possible to Have Too Much Info About Breast Cancer?

04/12/2016

Breast Cancer Prevention Surgeries Under Scrutiny

04/12/2016

DCIS Redefined ~ Dilemmas, Choices & Integrative Solutions

3/10/2016

New Tool Pairs Women With Breast Cancer Trials

2015

11/11/2015

Controversial Approach Calls For Delaying Treatment For Some Forms Of Breast Cancer

11/5/2015

Shop for breast cancer patients helps customers heal

11/5/2015

Surgery for DCIS not always warranted

11/3/2015

The debate over early breast cancer treatment

11/3/2015

Is breast cancer being over diagnosed?

11/3/2015

Watchful Waiting an Option for More Breast Cancer Patients

10/28/2015

Health News Review Interview with Dr. Laura Esserman on Rethinking DCIS

10/26/2015

Breast Cancer, Mammograms & Menopause

10/22/2015

Why Is Mammogram Advice Still Such A Tangle? Ask Your Doctor

10/22/2015

New data cast doubt over current DCIS treatment

10/21/2015

Rethinking Stage Zero Breast Cancer

10/21/2015

How to Untangle Conflicting Mammogram Advice

10/20/2015

New Guidelines Push Back Age for Mammograms 

10/20/2015

Surgery for DCIS not always warranted

10/20/2015

Do You Really Need A Mammogram? 3 Women Who Regret Having Them

10/17/2015

Doctors seek to scale back treatment for common breast cancer diagnosis

10/14/2015

The ASCO POST features “Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: Where We Have Been and Where We Can Be,” by UCSF Drs. Laura Esserman, Jasmine Wong, Cheryl Ewing, and Michael Alvarado

10/14/2015

To Have a Mastectomy or Not

10/10/2015

Doctors seek to scale back treatment for common breast cancer diagnosis

10/10/2015

Ductal Carcinoma in Situ

10/8/2015

BreastCancerTrials.org Launches Metastatic Trial Search

10/6/2015

Breast cancer surgeon calls for alternatives to surgery

10/6/2015

When Pain Persists After Breast Cancer Surgery

10/1/2015

Why Doctors Are Rethinking Breast-Cancer Treatment

10/1/2015

Diagnostic errors rampant, doctors soliciting donations, Laura Esserman, MD: Champion for the right care

10/1/2015

TIME: Why Doctors Are Rethinking Breast Cancer Treatment

10/1/2015

Surgery for DCIS not always warranted

9/30/2015

The Broadsheet: September 30th

9/29/2015

A Breast Cancer Surgeon Who Keeps Challenging the Conventional Approach

9/29/2015

Why this surgeon challenges overuse of cancer screenings, but spends hours with patients

9/29/2015

October to be observed as breast cancer awareness month

9/29/2015

Breast Cancer Screening Linked with over diagnosis and Overtreatment

9/28/2015

A Breast Cancer Surgeon Who Keeps Challenging the Status Quo

09/23/2015

DCIS dilemma: Dr. Laura Esserman podcast

09/22/2015

Has Mammography Created an Epidemic of Pseudo-Survivorship?

9/18/2015

The human cost of breast cancer screening

9/17/2015

Salesforce Partners with UCSF in Pioneering Cancer Study #DF15

9/17/2015

Customer Revolution: Dreamforce 2015 Keynote Recap

9/16/2015

Salesforce Partners with UCSF in Pioneering Cancer Study #DF15

9/16/2015

Moneyball for medicine: Using Salesforce in cancer research | dreamforce

09/16/2015

Live(ish) Blog: Highlights From Salesforce's Dreamforce 2015 Keynote

9/16/2015

Salesforce wants to dominate Internet of Things, Benioff says in keynote

9/16/2015

UCSF at Dreamforce: Marc Benioff's Keynote Featuring Dr. Laura Esserman

9/16/2015

Laura Esserman ~10:00 Keynote Speech

9/11/2015

Wisdom Study FB

9/9/2015

Highlights from PODC 2015

9/2/2015

UCSF Health at Dreamforce

8/31/2015

Conundrum Confronts DCIS Breast Cancer Patients

8/31/2015

Breast cancer study examines what's next for patients

8/30/2015

Second Guessing Cancer

8/27/2015

Letter: Watchful waiting and breast cancer

8/27/2015

Drinking Raises Breast Cancer Risk

8/26/2015

Len's Lens: New DCIS Research Brings Knowledge

8/26/2015

New study stokes debate about early-stage breast cancer treatments, shines light on need for primary prevention

8/26/2015

Women with DCIS given unnecessary invasive treatment

8/26/2015

Breast Cancer Prevention Surgeries Under Scrutiny

8/26/2015

Risk of Breast Cancer Death is Low After a Diagnosis of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ

8/26/2015

Surgery, Radiation May Not Improve Survival For Women With Early-Stage Breast Cancer

8/25/2015

New DCIS study, news release lead to (very) mixed messages: 'And we wonder why patients get confused'

8/25/2015

Why the "Standard of Care" Must Change

8/25/2015

Study Raises Questions on Treatment of DCIS

8/24/2015

Study sparks debate on treatment for early stage breast cancer

8/24/2015

DCIS Treatment and Survival Rates

8/24/2015

Even moderate drinkers are at high cancer risk

8/23/2015

How should we treat DCIS?

8/23/2015

Study Questions on Early Treatment of Stage 0 Breast Cancer

8/22/2015

Doubts raised over need for early-stage breast cancer surgery

8/21/2015

How should we treat stage 0 breast cancer?

8/21/2015

Stage Zero' Breast Cancer: New Study Casts Doubt on Early Intervention

8/21/2015

Is early breast cancer overtreated?

8/21/2015

Earliest detection of breast cancer poses treatment quandary

8/21/2015

Low rate of mortality from breast cancer after DCIS diagnosis

8/21/2015

Earliest breast cancer riskier for young women, blacks, just like invasive

8/21/2015

Women with very early stage 'breast cancers' may not need treatment, study indicates

8/21/2015

Study says standard treatments for early-stange breast cancer may not save lives

8/21/2015

New Study: Surgery Not Best Option For Very Early-Stage Breast Cancer

8/21/2015

Surgery, radiotherapy for early-stage breast cancer 'may not reduce mortality'

08/21/2015

Studying stage 0: Questions about DCIS

8/20/2015

Study Suggests Some Treatment For Early Breast Cancer Is Unnecessary

8/20/2015

Breast Cancer Treatment and D.C.I.S.: Answers to Questions About New Findings

8/20/2015

Doubt raised over surgery to treat Stage 0 breast cancer

8/20/2015

Early Stage Breast Cancer Far From a Death Sentence: Study

8/20/2015

Study examines breast cancer mortality after ductal carcinoma in situ diagnosis

8/20/2015

We still don't know what to do with women who have "stage zero" breast cancer

8/20/2015

We might be treating one of the most common cancers in completely the wrong way

8/20/2015

Stage 0' breast cancer surgically overtreated in US

8/20/2015

Just 3 Percent Die of Early Stage Breast Cancer

8/20/2015

Thousands of breast cancer patients have debilitating surgery 'needlessly' for early form of turmors which won't harm them

8/20/2015

Early Stage Breast Cancer Is Not An 'Emergency,' Researchers Say

8/20/2015

Stage 0' breast cancer over-treated: study

8/20/2015

Stage 0' breast cancer over-treated, suggests new Canadian study

8/20/2015

Stage 0' breast cancer over-treated: study

8/20/2015

DCIS Redefined ~ Dilemmas, Choices & Integrative Solutions

8/20/2015

Stage 0' breast cancer over-treated, suggests new Canadian study

8/20/2015

Early Stage Breast Cancer Far From a Death Sentence: Study

8/20/2015

All DCIS is not the same: Young women and African American women at higher risk after DCIS diagnosis

8/20/2015

Study sparks debate on value of treatment for early stage breast cancer

8/20/2015

Studying stage 0: Questions about DCIS

8/20/2015

Reduced invasive recurrence after DCIS does not reduce mortality

04/13/2015

Do You Really Need A Mammogram? 3 Women Who Regret Having Them