Vol 5, No 3 (June 01, 2016): Chinese Clinical Oncology (Multidisciplinary Management of Breast Cancer-Guest Editors: Charles M. Balch, Ning Liao, Kelly K. Hunt)

Review Article

The United States’ national accreditation program for breast centers: a model for excellence in breast disease evaluation and management
David P. Winchester
Contemporary management of ductal carcinoma in situ and lobular carcinoma in situ
Samilia Obeng-Gyasi, Cecilia Ong, E. Shelley Hwang
Ultrasound image-guided core biopsy of the breast
V. Suzanne Klimberg, Amy Rivere
Advances in the surgical treatment of breast cancer
Lei Xing, Qiang He, Yuan-Yuan Wang, Hong-Yuan Li, Guo-Sheng Ren
Appropriate margin for lumpectomy excision of invasive breast cancer
Andrea V. Barrio, Monica Morrow
The staging value of sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer: translating pathologic findings to clinical practice
Jean Bao, Cory Donovan, Alice Chung, Armando E. Giuliano
The timing of breast and axillary surgery after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer
Zahraa Al-Hilli, Judy C. Boughey
Indications for adjuvant radiation therapy in breast cancer: a review of the evidence and recommendations for clinical practice
Cameron W. Swanick, Benjamin D. Smith
Alternatives to whole breast irradiation in early breast cancer
V. Suzanne Klimberg, Amy Rivere, Loverd Peacock
Endocrine therapy as adjuvant or neoadjuvant therapy for breast cancer: selecting the best agents, the timing and duration of treatment
Jun-Jie Li, Zhi-Min Shao
HER2-positive breast cancer, how far away from the cure?—on the current situation of anti-HER2 therapy in breast cancer treatment and survival of patients
Ning Liao
Chemotherapy principles of managing stage IV breast cancer in the United States
Leonel F. Hernandez-Aya, Cynthia X. Ma
Training of breast surgical oncologists
Mediget Teshome, Henry M. Kuerer
The role of Advanced Practice Providers in interdisciplinary oncology care in the United States
Rae Brana Reynolds, Kimberly McCoy
Organizing a breast cancer database: data management
Min Yi, Kelly K. Hunt
The way to precision medicine of our team
Fengrui Xu, Xiaodi Wang, Zefei Jiang
Genetic testing for hereditary breast cancer in Asia—moving forward
Ava Kwong


The focused issue “Multidisciplinary Management of Breast Cancer” was commissioned by the Editorial office, Chinese Clinical Oncology without any sponsorship or funding. Charles M. Balch, Ning Liao and Kelly K. Hunt served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the focused issue.