Group News

Breast Cancer Surgery – Study to prevent lymphedema now enrolling patients of Chinese origin.
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What's New in the Department of Surgery

Honors and Awards

Congratulations to these faculty members for receiving outstanding awards this quarter.
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What's New in the Department of Surgery

Breast Cancer Clinical Trial Now Enrolling New Patients

New study investigating a laser treatment therapy for breast cancer is underway at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center.
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Joint pain is a common side effect of aromatase inhibitors, but a new study finds that exercise may help.
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Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) allows for a single high dose of radiation to be delivered during surgery for breast cancer.
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What's New in the Department of Surgery

The Wellness Series

Eileen Fuentes is a breast cancer survivor. She created a wellness program to help other women undergoing treatment for breast cancer live healthy and fulfilling lives.
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The LYMPHA protocol helps patients who are undergoing breast surgery to prevent and treat a condition known as lymphedema - a painful swelling of the arms or hands.
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Innovative approaches limit the radiation-related risk for developing heart disease.
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