Metastatic Breast Cancer

Stay informed on the latest news and clinical advances.

News and Journal Articles

  • Mammography Fails to Lower Rates of Advanced Breast Cancer In the Netherlands, 24 years of mammography screening had no effect on reducing rates of advanced cancer but resulted in overdiagnosis in a third of women.
  • SABCS Pembro Boosts Treatment Impact in Advanced Breast Cancer Adding pembrolizumab to trastuzumab in treatment-resistant advanced breast cancer appears to reactivate the immune response and achieve a clinical benefit, early-phase trial data suggest.
  • Emerging Therapeutic Strategies in Breast Cancer Breast cancer treatment is undergoing a rapid evolution with recent advances in genomics, tumor biology, and immunology. Learn how this translates into new therapeutics in this review.
  • AE Risks With Combined Tx for Advanced Breast CA Individual targeted agents carry different degrees of risk for severe toxicities, but early management may prevent or reduce negative effect on quality of life.

Perspective

 

Reference Cases and Quizzes

  • A 61-Year-Old Woman With Painful Constipation A 61-year-old woman with a history of stage III breast cancer 7 years prior presents to a primary care clinic with painful constipation. Do you know how best to help her?
 

Steering Committee

Renowned leaders offer insight on emerging research affecting the treatment and quality of life of patients with metastatic breast cancer.

  • Fatima Cardoso, MD
  • Ann H. Partridge, MD, MPH
  • Hope S. Rugo, MD