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EBCC6

EBCC6 take home messages EUROPA DONNA- The European Breast Cancer Coalition’s Final Statement and Take Home messages from EBCC 6, Berlin 15-19 April 2008 Advocates must take care and beware in order to ensure that best practice will be available to the women of Europe. Women and patients today are faced with difficult decisions concerning all aspects of breast cancer from screening, diagnosis through many complex targeted treatment options. As advocates however, we must be careful that all information and treatment possibilities have been presented and are available to women diagnosed with this disease. To do this we must be aware of the decisions and activities already accepted in a wide range of fields: research, medicine, surgery, oncology, and health economics. Collaboration and teamwork involving all stakeholders is essential in this process as has been shown in the past in the development of EU guidelines for quality assurance in breast cancer screening and diagnosis and speciali
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