Unsettling the treatment imperative? Chemotherapy decision-making in the wake of genomic techniques

Authors:

Author Name(s)
Emily Ross
Anne Kerr
Julia Swallow
Choon Key Chekar
Sarah Cunningham-Burley

Year:

Date
2023
Journal Book Publisher Name
Sociology of Health and Illness

Description

Description

Ross and colleagues interview breast cancer patients and practitioners about their experiences with Oncotype DX and find that it provides an opportunity to reduce overtreatment, but given sociocultural and organizational contexts that reinforce the treatment imperative, it may not.

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