September and October 2014 Research Highlights

September and October 2014 Research Highlights

Brian Wojciechowski, MD, discusses the latest research from September and October 2014.
Jun 25, 2020
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In this Breastcancer.org podcast, Dr. Brian Wojciechowski discusses some of the research that was published in September and October 2014.

Listen to the podcast to hear Dr. Wojciechowski explain:

  • results of a study that found the targeted therapy Perjeta increased overall survival by about 1.5 years in women diagnosed with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer

  • why wearing a bra IS NOT linked to breast cancer risk

  • why breastfeeding decreases breast cancer risk

  • how Trelstar might increase the chances that some premenopausal women get pregnant after going through breast cancer treatment

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 June 29, 2022, 2:47 PM

 
 
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