Overtreating Older Women with Breast Cancer May Cause More Harm than Good, Study Finds

A new study found overtreating older women (over 70) with breast cancer might be detrimental, while not improving survival or recurrence. The study was published in JAMA Network Open. “As a breast surgeon, I want to give my patients the best chance of survival with the best quality of life,” said senior author Priscilla McAuliffe, M.D., … Continue reading Overtreating Older Women with Breast Cancer May Cause More Harm than Good, Study Finds