Pregnancy and substance abuse

Substance abuse/dependence are common psychiatric disorders often associated with other co-morbid diagnoses. These disorders are further complicated by pregnancy. Our knowledge of the biology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of substance...


Timing of breast surgery in premenopausal breast cancer patients

Background The majority of women diagnosed with breast cancer undergo a multidisciplinary treatment with surgical intervention and radiotherapy or chemotherapy, or both. The importance of timing of tumour removal in relation to the menstrual...