Module 1. Understanding Breast Cancer - Treatment

When is surgery used to treat breast cancer and what are the types?

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How is breast cancer treated?
1. How is breast cancer treated?
When is surgery used to treat breast cancer and what are the types?
2. When is surgery used to treat breast cancer and what are the types?
How is radiation therapy used to treat breast cancer?
3. How is radiation therapy used to treat breast cancer?
How is chemotherapy used to treat breast cancer?
4. How is chemotherapy used to treat breast cancer?
What is hormone therapy for breast cancer?
5. What is hormone therapy for breast cancer?
What is targeted therapy for breast cancer?
6. What is targeted therapy for breast cancer?
What new treatments are on the horizon for breast cancer?
7. What new treatments are on the horizon for breast cancer?
What alternative therapies are available for breast cancer?
8. What alternative therapies are available for breast cancer?

This educational activity has been developed by
American Breast Cancer Foundation and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Pfizer.

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