Cytotoxic and hormonal treatment for metastatic breast cancer: a systematic review of published randomized trials involving 31,510 women.

@article{Fossati1998CytotoxicAH,
  title={Cytotoxic and hormonal treatment for metastatic breast cancer: a systematic review of published randomized trials involving 31,510 women.},
  author={Roldano Fossati and Carlo Confalonieri and Valter Torri and Enrico Ghislandi and Angelo Penna and Vanna Pistotti and Angelo Tinazzi and Alessandro Liberati},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={1998},
  volume={16 10},
  pages={
          3439-60
        }
}
PURPOSE A systematic review of randomized clinical trials (RCTs) was undertaken to assess the effectiveness of medical treatment for metastatic breast cancer. METHODS RCTs published between 1975 and 1997 have been classified according to 12 therapeutic comparisons: (1) polychemotherapy (PCHT) agents versus single agent; (2) PCHT regimens with anthracycline versus PCHT without anthracycline; (3) other PCHT versus cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, and fluorouracil (CMF); (4) chemotherapy (CHT… CONTINUE READING

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