Is There Overuse of Surgery for Women with Breast Cancer?

Here is an article reporting that a ‘majority of women”….did not find statements about these harms to be believable and persuasive’

The review of the historical development of surgery of increasingly intensive surgery is in the JAMA  editorial “breast cancer surgery ; less is more’

Also worth reading is this article on ‘why more women are getting a double mastectomy’ in the Time magazine of Cctober 2016