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Research Highlights From the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, December 13, 2013

Brian Wojciechowski, MD, discusses today's research out of the SABCS.
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In this edition of our podcast coverage from the 2013 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dr. Brian Wojciechowski talks about the latest information on breast cancer research.

Listen to the podcast to hear Dr. Wojciechowski discuss:

  • post-treatment psychosocial and physical issues

  • updates on chemotherapy in high-risk women, early and metastatic breast cancers, triple-negative breast cancers, and in women with high numbers of circulating tumor cells

  • a new design for clinical trials that may allow drugs to become available sooner

  • breast cancer incidence in women using hormonal treatments for infertility

  • a presentation on what women know about risk reduction versus how they put this knowledge into practice, from Breastcancer.org Chief Medical Officer Marisa Weiss, MD

About the guest
 
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Brian Wojciechowski, MD

Dr. Wojo is a medical oncologist outside of Philadelphia, PA, with Crozer Health. His research has been presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, and he is a speaker on medical ethics and the biology of cancer. Dr. Wojo sees cancer as a scientifically complex disease with psychological, social, and spiritual dimensions.

— Last updated on March 28, 2022, 5:49 PM

 
 
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