Quality Reports: Radiation After Mastectomy
The UW Health Breast Center is committed to helping all patients improve their breast health at all stages of life.
Radiation After Mastectomy
Radiation therapy after mastectomy can reduce the recurrence of breast cancer.
Our Quality Measures
The table below displays the percentage of female breast cancer patients for whom radiation therapy is considered or administered within one year (365 days) of diagnosis for women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer with four or more positive regional lymph nodes.
|Did Not Receive Radiation||8.7|
Source: National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.