Association between adjuvant chemotherapy and risk of acute kidney injury in elderly women diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer

@article{Li2016AssociationBA,
  title={Association between adjuvant chemotherapy and risk of acute kidney injury in elderly women diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer},
  author={Shuling Li and Jiannong Liu and Beth A. Virnig and Allan J. Collins},
  journal={Breast Cancer Research and Treatment},
  year={2016},
  volume={161},
  pages={515-524}
}
We studied elderly Medicare enrollees newly diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer to examine the association between adjuvant chemotherapy and acute kidney injury (AKI). Using the linked Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)-Medicare database, we conducted a retrospective cohort study including women diagnosed with stages I–III breast cancer… CONTINUE READING