Breast Disease

Quality Measures

Needle Core or Fine Needle Aspirate Biopsy Prior to Surgical Treatment of Breast Cancerᵃ (N = 490)


ᵃData from Cleveland Clinic tumor registry for main campus and family health center locations.

Cleveland Clinic's performance was 99.4% (487 of 490) in 2018 for this Commission on Cancer standard of care quality measure (95% confidence interval [CI], 98.1-99.9). Cleveland Clinic performs within the acceptable range for biopsy to surgical treatment of breast cancer.

Five-Year Overall Survival of Female Patients With All Stagesᵃ of Breast Cancer (N= 11171)


ᵃAJCC stage I-IV breast cancer