Surgical updates for breast cancer (including oncoplastics, hidden scar technique and reverse axillary mapping, etc)
Lecture Summary: This lecture will review current literature and surgical treatment options for breast cancer. Oncoplastics, hidden scar technique and nipple sparing mastectomy techniques will be discussed as well as options to improve post surgical outcomes and cosmesis. Current literature regarding the axilla will also be discussed reviewing literature on trials for sentinel node biopsy only, adjuvant radiation, axillary lymphadenectomy and reverse axillary mapping.
Describe surgical options and considerations for patients with breast cancer
Describe updates in management and current literature for axillary management and the prevention of lymphedema
Review literature and techniques including oncoplastics, mastopexy and nipple sparing mastectomies