Breast Conservation Therapy, Points to ponder – Breast Cancer Operative Surgery

Breast Conservation Therapy, Points to ponder – Breast Cancer Operative Surgery

Hello everyone, Today let’s discuss Breast Conservation Therapy. Dr.Geoffrey Keynes was the first surgeon to introduce Breast Conservation Surgery. He performed lumpectomy and implanted Radon seeds and achieved 77% five-year survival in node-negative patients and 36% five-year survival in node positive patients. In the late 1950s, the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel project was…