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Single-dose intraoperative radiotherapy during lumpectomy for breast cancer: an innovative patient-centred treatment

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In the randomised TARGIT-A trial, risk-adapted targeted intraoperative radiotherapy (TARGIT-IORT) during lumpectomy was non-inferior to whole-breast external beam radiotherapy, for local recurrence. In the long-term, no difference was found in any breast cancer outcome, whereas there were fewer deaths from non-breast-cancer causes. TARGIT-IORT should be included in pre-operative consultations with eligible patients.

Original languageEnglish
JournalBritish Journal of Cancer
Volume124
Issue number9
Pages (from-to)1469–1474
Number of pages6
ISSN0007-0920
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Publication statusPublished - Apr 2021

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