Shinobu Kumaoka

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In 1979, the protocol guidelines on clinical assessment of response to therapy in advanced breast cancer were proposed by the Chemotherapy Committee and the Endocrine Therapy Committee of the Japan Mammary Cancer Society, in accordance with guidelines presented by the UICC (1977) and by the Breast Cancer Task Force of the NCI (1978). After amending some(More)
SiR.-In 1977, a project of the programme on clinical oncology of the UICC published a system of guidelines recommended for use in clinical trials designed to assess the objective response of locally advanced or metastatic mammary cancer to treatment (Hayward et al., 1977). Since then it has become apparent that the rules for defining duration of remission(More)
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