Long-term trajectories of self-reported cognitive function in a cohort of older survivors of breast cancer: CALGB 369901 (Alliance) Academic Article uri icon


MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Cognition
  • Cognition Disorders
  • MAP Kinase Signaling System
  • Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-akt


  • Trajectory group analysis demonstrated that the majority of older survivors maintained good long-term self-reported cognitive function, and that only a small subset who were exposed to chemotherapy manifested accelerated cognitive decline. Future research is needed to determine factors that place some older survivors at risk of experiencing cognitive decline. Cancer 2016. 2016 The Authors. Cancer published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc. on behalf of American Cancer Society. This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License, which permits use and distribution in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited, the use is non-commercial and no modifications or adaptations are made.

publication date

  • November 15, 2016



  • Academic Article



  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5113662

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.30208

PubMed ID

  • 27447359

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3555

end page

  • 3563


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