Adjuvant chemotherapy in older women with early-stage breast cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Deoxycytidine
  • Fluorouracil

abstract

  • Standard adjuvant chemotherapy is superior to capecitabine in patients with early-stage breast cancer who are 65 years of age or older. (ClinicalTrials.gov number, NCT00024102.)

publication date

  • May 14, 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3082436

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJMoa0810266

PubMed ID

  • 19439741

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2055

end page

  • 65

volume

  • 360

number

  • 20