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Claudin-Low Breast Cancer; Clinical & Pathological Characteristics.

PLoS One 2017 3;12(1):e0168669. Epub 2017 Jan 3.

Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5207440PMC
August 2017

Estimating the Risks of Breast Cancer Radiotherapy: Evidence From Modern Radiation Doses to the Lungs and Heart and From Previous Randomized Trials.

J Clin Oncol 2017 May 20;35(15):1641-1649. Epub 2017 Mar 20.

Carolyn Taylor, Frances K. Duane, David Dodwell, Richard Gray, Zhe Wang, Yaochen Wang, Richard Peto, and Paul McGale, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom; Candace Correa, Regional Cancer Center, Utica, NY; Marianne C. Aznar, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen; Marianne Ewertz, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark; Stewart J. Anderson, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; Jonas Bergh, Karolinska Institutet and University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden; Reshma Jagsi and Lori Pierce, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI; Kathleen I. Pritchard, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, Toronto; Tim Whelan, Juravinski Cancer Centre and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; and Sandra Swain, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2016.72.0722DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5548226PMC
May 2017

Radiation therapy quality indicators for invasive breast cancer.

Radiother Oncol 2017 05 10;123(2):288-293. Epub 2017 Apr 10.

Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario, Kingston, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2017.03.022DOI Listing
May 2017

Extending Aromatase-Inhibitor Adjuvant Therapy to 10 Years.

N Engl J Med 2016 Jul 5;375(3):209-19. Epub 2016 Jun 5.

From the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Avon International Breast Cancer Research Program (P.E.G.), Harvard Medical School (P.E.G., E.W.), and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (E.W.), Boston; the Department of Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (J.N.I., J.S.K.); Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, Toronto (K.I.P.), British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver (K.G.), Canadian Cancer Trials Group, Queen's University, Kingston, ON (K.W., D.T., W.R.P.), Department of Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON (T.W.), and Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine, Moncton Hospital, Moncton, NB (S.R.) - all in Canada; Virginia Cancer Specialists-US Oncology Network, Fairfax (N.J.R.); University of North Carolina-Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill (H.M.); University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle (J.G.); Center of Oncology and Hematology, Wilheminen Hospital, Vienna (K.S.-W.); Colorado Cancer Research Program, Denver (K.S.); Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, Baltimore (A.C.W.); Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York (C.H.); University of Arizona, Tucson (A.S.); and Highlands Oncology Group, Fayetteville, AR (J.T.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1604700DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5024713PMC
July 2016

Enablers and barriers to using patient decision aids in early stage breast cancer consultations: a qualitative study of surgeons' views.

Implement Sci 2014 Nov 29;9:174. Epub 2014 Nov 29.

Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 500 University Avenue, Fifth Floor, Toronto, ON, M5G 1 V7, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13012-014-0174-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4258030PMC
November 2014

Treatment decision-making in the medical encounter: comparing the attitudes of French surgeons and their patients in breast cancer care.

Patient Educ Couns 2014 Feb 8;94(2):230-7. Epub 2013 Dec 8.

Lyon University, F-69622 Lyon, France; Lyon 1 University, Villeurbanne, France; CNRS, UMR5824, Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique Lyon Saint-Etienne, France; Centre Léon Bérard, F-69008 Lyon, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2013.07.011DOI Listing
February 2014

Randomized trial of decongestive lymphatic therapy for the treatment of lymphedema in women with breast cancer.

J Clin Oncol 2013 Oct 16;31(30):3758-63. Epub 2013 Sep 16.

Ian S. Dayes, Tim J. Whelan, Jim A. Julian, Sameer Parpia, and Mark N. Levine, McMaster University; Tim J. Whelan, Jim A. Julian, Sameer Parpia, Kathleen I. Pritchard, and Mark N. Levine, Ontario Clinical Oncology Group; Ian S. Dayes, Tim J. Whelan, and Mark N. Levine, Juravinski Cancer Centre; Donna Reise, Talspar Nursing Services; Jennifer Wiernikowski, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton; Kathleen I. Pritchard and Lee Manchul, University of Toronto; Kathleen I. Pritchard, Odette Sunnybrook Cancer Centre; Lee Manchul, University Health Network, Toronto; David Paul D'Souza and Lyn Kligman, London Regional Cancer Program, London; David Paul D'Souza, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario; Linda LeBlanc, Dr Leon Richard Oncology Centre, Moncton, New Brunswick; Margaret L. McNeely, University of Alberta; and Margaret L. McNeely, Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2012.45.7192DOI Listing
October 2013

Development of patients' decision aid for older women with stage I breast cancer considering radiotherapy after lumpectomy.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Sep 11;84(1):30-8. Epub 2012 Feb 11.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2011.11.028DOI Listing
September 2012

Altered fractionation: rationale and justification for whole and partial breast hypofractionated radiotherapy.

Semin Radiat Oncol 2011 Jan;21(1):55-65

Department of Oncology, McMaster University, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.semradonc.2010.08.007DOI Listing
January 2011

Who is responsible? The role of family physicians in the provision of supportive cancer care.

J Oncol Pract 2010 Jan 23;6(1):19-24. Epub 2009 Dec 23.

St Joseph's Health System Research Network; the Supportive Care Research Unit, Juravinski Cancer Centre; and the Departments of Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JOP.091060DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2805338PMC
January 2010

Implementing patient decision support tools: moving beyond academia?

Patient Educ Couns 2009 Jul 20;76(1):120-5. Epub 2009 Jan 20.

Surgical Outcomes Research Centre, Sydney South West Area Health Service & School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2008.12.013DOI Listing
July 2009

Coordination of palliative cancer care in the community: "unfinished business".

Support Care Cancer 2009 Jul 6;17(7):819-28. Epub 2009 Feb 6.

St. Joseph's Health System Research Network, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00520-009-0582-xDOI Listing
July 2009

The feasibility and responsiveness of the health utilities index in patients with early-stage breast cancer: a prospective longitudinal study.

Qual Life Res 2008 Mar 26;17(2):333-45. Epub 2008 Jan 26.

Department of Surgery, Hamilton Health Sciences and St. Joseph's Healthcare, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N 4A6.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s11136-007-9305-2
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11136-007-9305-2DOI Listing
March 2008

Providing supportive care to cancer patients: a study on inter-organizational relationships.

Int J Integr Care 2008 Feb 11;8:e01. Epub 2008 Feb 11.

St. Joseph's Health System Research Network, Supportive Care Research Unit, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2254486PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.5334/ijic.230DOI Listing
February 2008

HER2 testing in a population-based study of patients with metastatic breast cancer treated with trastuzumab.

Arch Pathol Lab Med 2008 Jan;132(1):61-5

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X5.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1043/1543-2165(2008)132[61:HTIAPS]2.0.CO;2DOI Listing
January 2008

Improving communication between doctors and breast cancer patients.

Ann Fam Med 2007 Sep-Oct;5(5):387-94

Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1370/afm.721DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2000315PMC
November 2007

Standardized audiotape versus recorded consultation to enhance informed consent to a clinical trial in breast oncology.

Psychooncology 2007 Apr;16(4):371-6

Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, St. Boniface Hospital Research Centre, 351 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.1070DOI Listing
April 2007

A systematic review of information in decision aids.

Health Expect 2007 Mar;10(1):46-61

Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1369-7625.2006.00420.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5060377PMC
March 2007

Cultural influences on the physician-patient encounter: The case of shared treatment decision-making.

Patient Educ Couns 2006 Nov 26;63(3):262-7. Epub 2006 Sep 26.

Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, FHS, Rm. 3H5, McMaster University, 1200 Main St. West, Hamilton, Ont. L8N3Z5, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2006.06.018DOI Listing
November 2006

Randomized trial of long-term follow-up for early-stage breast cancer: a comparison of family physician versus specialist care.

J Clin Oncol 2006 Feb 17;24(6):848-55. Epub 2006 Jan 17.

Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2005.03.2235DOI Listing
February 2006

The importance of reporting patient recruitment details in phase III trials.

J Clin Oncol 2006 Feb;24(6):843-5

Juravinski Cancer Centre at Hamilton Health Sciences, and Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2005.02.6005DOI Listing
February 2006

Clinical trial update: National Cancer Institute of Canada.

Breast Cancer Res 2005 12;7(2):48-51. Epub 2005 Jan 12.

Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/bcr979DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1064133PMC
January 2006

Treatment decision aids: conceptual issues and future directions.

Health Expect 2005 Jun;8(2):114-25

Center for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1369-7625.2005.00325.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5060284PMC
June 2005

Self-reported use of shared decision-making among breast cancer specialists and perceived barriers and facilitators to implementing this approach.

Health Expect 2004 Dec;7(4):338-48

Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1369-7625.2004.00299.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5060255PMC
December 2004

Towards improving the co-ordination of supportive cancer care services in the community.

Health Policy 2004 Oct;70(1):125-31

The Supportive Cancer Care Research Unit, Hamilton Regional Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ont., Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2004.02.007DOI Listing
October 2004

Shared treatment decision making: what does it mean to physicians?

J Clin Oncol 2003 Mar;21(5):932-6

Department of Clinical Epidemiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2003.05.057DOI Listing
March 2003

Defining patient-based minimal clinically important effect sizes: a study in palliative radiotherapy for painful unresectable pelvic recurrences from rectal cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2002 Nov;54(3):661-9

Radiation Medicine Program, Princess Margaret Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0360-3016(02)02995-4DOI Listing
November 2002

Factors that influence the recruitment of patients to Phase III studies in oncology: the perspective of the clinical research associate.

Cancer 2002 Oct;95(7):1584-91

Hamilton Regional Cancer Centre, Cancer Care Ontario, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.10864DOI Listing
October 2002

A trial of two questions.

Authors:
Tim Whelan

J Clin Oncol 2002 Oct;20(20):4135-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2002.20.20.4135DOI Listing
October 2002

Radiotherapy for breast cancer.

N Engl J Med 2002 Mar;346(11):862-4

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJM200203143461116DOI Listing
March 2002

Editorial: special conference issue.

Health Expect 2000 Mar;3(1):1-5

Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.; Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.; Supportive Cancer Care Research Unit, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5081078PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1369-6513.2000.00085.xDOI Listing
March 2000

Lessons learned from the Decision Board: a unique and evolving decision aid.

Health Expect 2000 Mar;3(1):69-76

McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; Hamilton Regional Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5081079PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1369-6513.2000.00084.xDOI Listing
March 2000