Article Abstract

Impact of breast surgery in de novo stage IV breast cancer

Authors: Tadahiko Shien


The article, entitled “Impact of Breast Surgery in Primary Metastasized Breast Cancer Outcomes of the Prospective Randomized Phase III ABCSG-28 POSYTIVE Trial,” published in the /i>Annals of Surgery (1), is the third to study to prospectively evaluate the prognostic efficacy of breast surgery in patients with metastases (Table 1).