Z0011 study is a continuation of Z0010, done to define if there is a need for ALND in patients with positive SLNs; the exclusion criteria were patients who has neoadjuvant systemic treatment, mastectomy or lumpectomy without RT or lumpectomy with APBI
. Patients with 1-2 positive lymph node(s) were divided into two groups; ALND and SLNB only.
Similarly, in Netherlands, a multicenter single-arm prospective study called the ABLATIVE study  is recruiting patients to undergo MR-guided single-dose APBI
with an integrated boost, followed by breast conserving surgery at 6 months.
can only be performed on women with stages 0-1 cancer.
Accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI
): This is a localized form of radiotherapy (also called brachytherapy) that involves the insertion of a tiny radioactive "seed" to kill breast cancer cells that may remain after breast-conserving surgery.
In response to the growing interest in APBI
, the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Health Services Research Committee convened a Task Force to help guide patient selection for APBI
use outside of a clinical trial.
The 2007 Tank-automotive and Armaments Command Life Cycle Management Command Advanced Planning Briefing for Industry (TACOM LCMC APBI
) will be held Oct.
On November 7, 2006, the company announced the introduction of ClearPath, its unique multicatheter breast brachytherapy device for Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI
), at the ASTRO Annual Meeting in Philadelphia.
The MammoSite catheter system (Cytyc Corporation, Palo Alto, Calif) has simplified the technique of accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI
) and rapidly is becoming available throughout the United States.
Multimedia publishing company Americana Publishing Inc (OTCBB: APBI
) has said that it will produce audio books on CD format only in future.
New figures from the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (APBI
) revealed 42 ``capitulations'' in the last quarter of 2004.
director-general Dr Trevor Jones said: 'For a country seriously wanting companies to invest in the future this incentive is a very important step.'
Hendra Sinadia, Executive Director of the Indonesian Coal Mining Association (APBI
), said coal production in Indonesia has actually declined in the first quarter of 2018 amid bad weather conditions and declining demand from China.