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Findings support legislation to raise awareness Most Women with Early-Stage Breast Cancer Avoid Extensive Lymph Node Removal, Showing Increasing Adherence to Scientific Evidence that a Radical Operation Is No Longer Necessary
A new study of women with early-stage breast cancer finds that surgeons no longer universally remove most of the lymph nodes in the underarm area when a biopsy of the nearby lymph nodes shows cancer. Herceptin Superior to Tykerb for Treatment of HER2-positive Breast Cancer
Patients with centrally confirmed HER2-positive disease receiving Tykerb had a worse overall survival
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Breast Cancer Management
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Breast Cancer Clinical Trials
07040 – A Phase 2, Multi-center, Open-Label, Randomized Trial of Gemcitabine/Carboplatin, with or without BSI-201, in patients with ER, PR, and HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer
NU07B1 – A Double-Blind, Randomized Phase 2b Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Sorafenib Compared to Placebo when Administered in Combination with Paclitaxel in Patients with Locally Recurrent or Metastatic Breast Cancer
98-04 – Phase III Trial of Observation Plus or Minus Tamoxifen VS. RT Plus or Minus Tamoxifen for Good Risk Duct Carcinoma In-Situ (DCIS) of the Female Breast.