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Treating the patient, not the disease: in memory of Umberto Veronesi

Guest Editor: Gordon McVie

This special issue gathers together papers on the past and future of breast cancer research and treatment,  as well as developments in psycho-oncology and patient empowerment, honouring the enormous contribution Professor Umberto Veronesi made over a lifetime of pioneering work.

We would like to thank the Umberto Veronesi Foundation for their kind sponsorship of this special issue.

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Watch Managing Editor Prof Gordon McVie discuss the various articles in the special issue.

Special Issue articles

Special Issue: The molecular understanding of cancer: from the unspeakable illness to a curable disease

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 08 Jun 2017 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2017.747

Special Issue: The past and future of breast cancer treatment—from the papyrus to individualised treatment approaches

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 08 Jun 2017 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2017.746

Special Issue: Radioguided localisation of non-palpable lesions of the breast in Costa Rica: Review of results of our first 800 patients in private practice

Abstract | Full Article | PDF | Spanish Published: 08 Jun 2017 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2017.745

Special Issue: Development of sentinel node biopsy, ROLL and IART in early breast cancer at the European Institute of Oncology, Milan (IEO)

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 08 Jun 2017 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2017.744

Special Issue: The Veronesi quadrantectomy: an historical overview

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 08 Jun 2017 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2017.743

Special Issue: Professor Umberto Veronesi: a physician, a researcher, a brilliant man

Abstract | Full Article | PDF Published: 08 Jun 2017 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2017.742



Founding partners

European Cancer Organisation European Institute of Oncology

Founding Charities

Foundazione Umberto Veronesi Fondazione IEO Swiss Bridge

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