Cognitive function of older patients receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: A pilot prospective longitudinal study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Cognition

abstract

  • In this cohort of older women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy, a subset experienced a decline in cognitive function from before chemotherapy to 6 months after chemotherapy. Further prospective study is needed to confirm these observations and to identify the subgroup at special risk.

publication date

  • June 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00732.x

PubMed ID

  • 16776787

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 925

end page

  • 31

volume

  • 54

number

  • 6