This special issue will be brought out in the second quarter of 2013, please follow up and enjoy.
Outline for the special issue:
Epidemiology and prognosis of breast cancer in young women
Author: Nagi El Saghir
American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
Breast imaging in the young : the role of MRI in breast cancer screening, diagnosis and follow-up
Author: Dorria Salem
Department of Radiology, Cairo University Hospital, Cairo, Egypt
Breast cancer in the young: the geneticist role!
Author: Jennifer K. Litton
Department of Breast Medical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas, USA
Surgical controversies and challenges in young breast cancer patients
Author: Oreste Gentilini
Division of Breast Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milano, Italy
Bisphosphonates in the adjuvant treatment of young breast cancer patients: ready for prime time?
Author: Hamdy Azim
Department of Clinical Oncology, Cairo University Hospital, Cairo, Egypt
Hormonal therapies in young breast cancer patients: when, what and for how long?
Author: Olivia Pagani, Alexandre Christinat, Simona Dilascio
Institute of Oncology of Southern Switzerland, Breast Unit of Southern Switzerland, Ospedale san Giovanni, Bellinzona, Switzerland
Treatment of breast cancer in young women: Do we need more aggressive therapies?
Author: Giuseppe Cancello
European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
Premature menopause in young breast cancer: effects on quality of life and possible treatment interventions
Author: Ann H. Partridge, Shoshana Rosenberg
Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, MA,USA
Challenges in managing breast cancer during pregnancy
Author: Flora Zagouri
Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Fertility counseling of young breast cancer patients
Author: Lucia Del Mastro, Matteo Lambertini, Alessia Levaggi, Sara Giraudi, Claudia Bighin
SS Sviluppo Terapie Innovative, National Institute for Cancer Research, Genova, Italy
Sexuality and breast cancer
Author: Ana Catarina Pinto
Institut Jules Bordet, Brussels, Belgium