This case-based course reviews use of germline and somatic testing in women with breast cancer. Regarding germline BRCA testing, indications for testing, selection of test type, and impact of results on the patient and family members are discussed.
This case-based course describes the cancer risks associated with hereditary mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes, risk reducing approaches, and cascade genetic testing for family members.
This case-based course reviews multidisciplinary care for breast cancer, with a focus on the role of surgery. Elements of preoperative evaluation are discussed, as well as decision-making in early breast cancer regarding type of surgery and indications for neoadjuvant therapy.
This course discusses modifiable risk factors for breast cancer and approaches to breast cancer risk assessment, including risk assessment tools and models. Breast cancer screening recommendations are described, along with key screening and diagnostic tools.