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Use of a lipid-lowering food supplement in patients on hormone therapy following breast cancer. breast cancer and hormone therapy ap


CONCLUSION: Adequate life style therapy is effective in reducing, but not in normalizing, the lipid profile in patients on hormone-therapy following breast cancer. The use of natural nutraceuticals as AP, combined with diet, leads to a good therapeutic response and optimal acceptance by the patients. PMID: 23018482 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]Cited by: 9.

Jun 04, 2018 · CHICAGO (AP) — Most women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy without hurting their chances of beating the disease, doctors are reporting from a landmark study that used genetic testing to gauge each patient's risk. The study is the largest ever done of breast cancer treatment, and the results are expected to spare up to 70,000 patients a year Author: Marilynn Marchione.

The estrogen receptor (ER) pathway plays a pivotal role in breast cancer development and progression. Endocrine therapy to block the ER pathway is highly effective, but its usefulness is limited by common intrinsic and acquired resistance. Multiple mechanisms responsible for endocrine resistance Cited by: 783.

In spite of major advances in screening, surgery, radiation therapy, endocrine therapy and chemotherapy (CT) for patients with early-stage breast cancer (BC), there has been only a modest progress in improving survival for women with metastases. The median survival for metastatic breast cancer (MBC) patients remains 18–24 months.Author: S. Barni, M. Cabiddu, F. Petrelli.