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Many older breast cancer patients receiving treatment with little benefit
Many older breast cancer patients receiving treatment with little benefit (December 10, 2014 - Insidermedicine) North Carolina - Many older breast cancer patients receive radiotherapy even though the treatment is of little benefit, according to a report published in Cancer. Researchers studied 10 years of data on breast cancer patients who had received treatment for their disease. They found that, despite published evidence stating that radiation therapy had little benefit in women over 70, a significant amount in this age group still receive the treatment.
 
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