Authors: J. Dauplat, F. Kwiatkowski, P. Rouanet, E. Delay, K. Clough, J. L. Verhaeghe et al.
Notes: Good for the appropriate patient
Association between age and access to immediate breast reconstruction in women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer. BJS 2017; 104: 555-561.
Authors: R. Jeevan, J. P. Browne, C. Gulliver‐Clarke, J. Pereira, C. M. Caddy, J. H. P. van der Meulen et al.
Notes: Age should not matter
Ten‐year report on axillary recurrence after negative sentinel node biopsy for breast cancer from the Swedish Multicentre Cohort Study. BJS 2017; 104: n/a-n/a.
Authors: J. de Boniface, J. Frisell, L. Bergkvist, Y. Andersson
Notes: Axillary recurrences rare
Authors: K.‐T. Lee, S. I. Bang, J.‐K. Pyon, J. H. Hwang, G.‐H. Mun
Notes: Implants increase risk
Meta‐analysis of sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer using the magnetic technique. BJS 2016; 103: 1409-1419.
Authors: A. Zada, M. C. L. Peek, M. Ahmed, B. Anninga, R. Baker, M. Kusakabe et al.
Notes: Both work
Authors: J. Brandt, S. Borgquist, M. Almquist, J. Manjer
Notes: Hypothyroidism reduces survival
Authors: M. Ahmed, R. Baker, I. T. Rubio
Notes: Sentinel node biopsy feasible in most cases
National study of the impact of patient information and involvement in decision‐making on immediate breast reconstruction rates. BJS 2016; 103: 1640-1648.
Authors: A. Frisell, J. Lagergren, J. Boniface
Notes: Information is key
Authors: J. R. Benson, Z. E. Winters
Authors: Z. Rayter, S. Wilson
National trends and regional variation in immediate breast reconstruction rates. BJS 2016; 103: 1147-1156.
Authors: R. Jeevan, J. C. Mennie, P. N. Mohanna, J. M. O'Donoghue, R. M. Rainsbury, D. A. Cromwell et al.
Notes: Immediate reconstruction on the rise
Association between underestimation of tumour size by imaging and incomplete excision in breast‐conserving surgery for breast cancer. BJS 2016; 103: 830-838.
Authors: J. M. Dixon, C. Newlands, C. Dodds, J. Thomas, L. J. Williams, I. H. Kunkler et al.
Notes: Current imaging has limitations
Systematic review and meta‐analysis of the diagnostic accuracy of ductoscopy in patients with pathological nipple discharge. BJS 2016; 103: 632-643.
Authors: L. Waaijer, J. M. Simons, I. H. M. Borel Rinkes, P. J. van Diest, H. M. Verkooijen, A. J. Witkamp et al.
Notes: Optimization of tissue sampling needed
Role of bone scan in addition to CT in patients with breast cancer selected for systemic staging. BJS 2016; 103: 839-844.
Authors: D. P. McCartan, R. S. Prichard, R. J. MacDermott, J. Rothwell, J. Geraghty, D. Evoy et al.
Notes: Little added value
Meta‐analysis of the concordance of histological grade of breast cancer between core needle biopsy and surgical excision specimen. BJS 2016; 103: 644-655.
Authors: F. M. Knuttel, G. L. G. Menezes, P. J. van Diest, A. J. Witkamp, M. A. A. J. van den Bosch, H. M. Verkooijen et al.
Notes: Moderate agreement
Tumour‐infiltrating CD8 to FOXP3 lymphocyte ratio in predicting treatment responses to neoadjuvant chemotherapy of aggressive breast cancer. BJS 2016; 103: 845-854.
Authors: Y. Asano, S. Kashiwagi, W. Goto, K. Kurata, S. Noda, T. Takashima et al.
Notes: Tumour immunity key
Patient‐reported outcomes and their predictors at 2‐ and 3‐year follow‐up after immediate latissimus dorsi breast reconstruction and adjuvant treatment. BJS 2016; 103: 524-536.
Authors: Z. E. Winters, M. Afzal, V. Balta, J. Freeman, R. Llewellyn‐Bennett, Z. Rayter et al.
Notes: Long‐term gains shown