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Novel technologies for breast cancer surgery

10 Jan 2018
Guest Editor: Michael Douek

Surgery remains the most important treatment for breast cancer and this special issue focuses on the recent application of novel technologies to improve breast cancer surgery.  Four original articles discuss the latest hot topics in this area, ranging from recent advances in breast implant reconstruction to novel techniques for sentinel node biopsy.

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Watch Guest Editor Prof Michael Douek discuss the various articles in the special issue.

Special Issue Articles