Paclitaxel efficacy and toxicity in older women with metastatic breast cancer: Combined analysis of calgb 9342 and 9840 Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Paclitaxel

abstract

  • Older women with breast cancer derive similar efficacy from treatment with paclitaxel as younger women. Older women are at increased risk for specific toxic effects.

publication date

  • March 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3331731

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/annonc/mdr297

PubMed ID

  • 21693770

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 632

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 23

number

  • 3