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SSO-ASTRO 2014 Consensus Guideline on Margins for Breast-Conserving Surgery Correlate to a Significant Decrease in Surgery After Initial Lumpectomy

A study in JAMA Oncology by Monica Morrow, MD, et al, reveals a significant decline of surgery after initial lumpectomy by 16% (P<0.001). 69% of surgeons who participated in the study endorsed a margin of “no ink on tumor” to avoid reexcision for patients with select tumor types. The study presents findings among different breast cancer tumor types and at various time points.

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SSO Joins ABIM Foundation as Choosing Wisely® partner; Releases five targeted, evidence-based recommendations

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SSO, partnering with the ESSO, calls for global curriculum to address variations and inadequacies in training.

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S. Eva Singletary, MD, SSO Past President from 2004-2005, passed away on Wednesday, July 29. Dr. Singletary was a highly respected physician and surgeon, patient advocate and educator and internationally renowned breast cancer expert.

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Society of Surgical Oncology and Decker Intellectual Properties to Create COMPLEX GENERAL SURGICAL ONCOLOGY Online Learning System

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Call for Abstracts and Videos is Now Open for SSO 2016, March 2-5, Boston, MA.

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Get CME/MOC credit for reading selected articles in Annals of Surgical Oncology. September articles, focused on Melanoma/Sarcoma, are now available.

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The Society of Surgical Oncology Welcomes Record-Breaking Number of Attendees to SSO 2015, the 68th Annual SSO Cancer Symposium

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SSO Reveals Selection of Top Cancer Symposium Abstracts for SSO 2015

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Claim Your CME Credit From SSO 2015

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A New Era for Surgonc.org

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SSO to Celebrate 75th Anniversary in 2015

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Contribute to the 75 for 75 Fund

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New Identity for The SSO Foundation

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2015-16 Nominating Slate Approved

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In Memoriam: SSO Past Presidents Robert Hutter, MD and Condict Moore, MD

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Don’t Forget to Renew Your Dues

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