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Breast cancer patients forego post-surgery treatment due to mistrust, study suggests

20:00 EDT 31 Oct 2017 | AAAS

(Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health) Nearly one-third of women with breast cancer went against their doctor's advice and chose not to begin or complete the recommended adjuvant anti-cancer therapy to kill residual tumor cells following surgery, according to a study led by a Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researcher.

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