Boost radiotherapy in young women with ductal carcinoma in situ: a multicentre, retrospective study of the Rare Cancer Network

Omlin A., Amichetti M., Azria D., Cole B. F. , Fourneret P., Poortmans P., ...More

LANCET ONCOLOGY, vol.7, no.8, pp.652-656, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s1470-2045(06)70765-3
  • Title of Journal : LANCET ONCOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.652-656


Background Outcome data in young women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) are rare. The benefits of boost radiotherapy in this group are also unknown. We aimed to assess the effect of boost radiotherapy in young patients with DCIS.