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USF Breast Health
3000 Medical Park Dr.
Suite 140
Tampa, FL  33613

Phone:  813-793-4272
Fax:  813-374-9495


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Research Studies

     The USF Breast Health Program has a very active research team that has produced scores of studies over the past 25 years.  The following list contains some of our current projects.

Current Studies

Comparison of Standard Risk Assessment Assays in the Treatment of Breast Cancer. IRB# Pro00004677 (pathologic review and data collection underway)
The Oncological Reliability of Axillary Reverse Mapping: A Pilot Study. USF IRB#108278 (patient accrual and data collection underway)
MINT I: Multi-Institutional Neo-adjuvant Therapy, MammaPrint Project I. USF IRB#Pro00005134 (patient accrual and data collection underway)
Z1072: A Phase II Trial Exploring the Success of Cryoablation Therapy in the Treatment of Invasive Breast Carcinoma. USF IRB#108556 (patient accrual and data collection underway)
MammaPrint FFPE Project. IRB#: Pro00006677 (pathologic review and data collection underway)
Intra-operative Radiation Therapy (IORT) Treatment Immediately Following Resection of Early Stage Breast Cancer. IRB#108529 (patient accrual and data collection underway)


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USF Breast News

Molecular subtyping of breast cancer may better identify women at high risk of disease recurrence. 
03/07/2014 Tampa, FL
A method called molecular subtyping can help doctors better determine which of their patients are at a high risk of getting breast cancer again...

USF Breast Health and Tampa Bay Breast Care Specialists have teamed up on a new Cryoablation Study 
05/17/2013 Tampa, FL
Cryoablation is a new technique that holds the promise of a breakthrough in the treatment of early stage breast cancer...

Florida Hospital and USF Health Form Partnership in Key Specialties to Expand Translational Medicine in Tampa bay
03/12/2012 Tampa, FL
Florida Hospital and USF Health have formed a strategic alliance, combining Adventist Health System's innovative approach to patient-centered care with the University of South Florida's leading research...

Charles E. Cox Recently Recognized by Srathmore's Who's Who Publication January, 2012, Westbury, N.Y.
Charles Cox, M.D., has recently been recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Registry  for his outstanding contributions and achievments in the field of Surgical Oncology...

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