Lumpectomy plus tamoxifen with or without irradiation in women 70 years of age or older with early breast cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Mastectomy, Segmental
  • Tamoxifen

abstract

  • Lumpectomy plus adjuvant therapy with tamoxifen alone is a realistic choice for the treatment of women 70 years of age or older who have early, estrogen-receptor-positive breast cancer.

publication date

  • September 2, 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJMoa040587

PubMed ID

  • 15342805

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 971

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 351

number

  • 10