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Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 26, Issue 5, pp 1212–1213 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Breast Center Accreditation and Performance: Impact on Patient Care?

  • Megan E. Miller
  • Katharine A. YaoEmail author
ASO Author Reflections
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Disclosures

Megan E. Miller and Katharine A. Yao have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Data Working Group, National Accreditation Program for Breast CentersAmerican College of SurgeonsChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Department of Surgery, University HospitalsCase Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA
  3. 3.Department of SurgeryNorthShore University HealthSystemEvanstonUSA

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