Efficacy of Neoadjuvant Endocrine Therapy Versus Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in ER-positive Breast Cancer: Results From a Prospective Institutional Database.

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Summary of "Efficacy of Neoadjuvant Endocrine Therapy Versus Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in ER-positive Breast Cancer: Results From a Prospective Institutional Database."

Although neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NACT) has been established as a standard for medically fit patients with locally advanced breast cancer, there has been renewed interest in utilizing neoadjuvant endocrine therapy (NET) for women with estrogen receptor-positive, human epidermal growth factor receptor 2-negative breast cancer. Rates of pathologic complete response (pCR) are known to be low, but data regarding down-staging and long-term outcomes are inconsistent.


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Name: Clinical breast cancer
ISSN: 1938-0666


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