Second-line treatment of postmenopausal women with advanced breast carcinoma.
AffiliationCancer Research UK Department of Medical Oncology, Christie Hospital, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M20 4BX, UK. firstname.lastname@example.org
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AbstractBreast cancer is the most prevalent cancer in women and, currently, there is no standard of care for the treatment of metastatic disease. Treatment options are based on a number of tumor- and patient-related factors. This review explores some of these options, including the use of hormonal manipulation in the treatment of hormone-positive disease, current chemotherapy options and the use of targeted therapies, such as trastuzumab.
CitationSecond-line treatment of postmenopausal women with advanced breast carcinoma. 2006, 6 (4):613-24 Expert Rev Anticancer Ther
JournalExpert Review of Anticancer Therapy