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Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 25, Supplement 3, pp 681–682 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Shifting the Focus of pT1–2pN1 Breast Cancer: Are We Evaluating the Right Endpoint in Tailoring Adjuvant Radiation Therapy Recommendations?

  • Jose G. Bazan
  • Julia R. White
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosures

Jose G. Bazan and Julia R. White have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiation Oncology, James Cancer HospitalThe Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer CenterColumbusUSA

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