Breast Cancer Archives - MPR

Breast Cancer

FDA: Thermography No Substitute for Mammograms

Despite claims to the contrary, thermography should not be used in place of mammography for breast cancer screening, detection, or diagnosis, according to the US Food and Drug Administration.

Long-Term Incidence of A-Fib Increased in Women With Breast Cancer

Breast cancer was associated with an increased incidence of AF during the first 6 months and from 6 months to 3 years for patients younger than 60 years (hazard ratios, 2.1 [95% confidence interval, 1.25 to 3.44] and 1.8 [95% confidence interval, 1.38 to 2.35], respectively).