Five-year patterns of adjuvant hormonal therapy use, persistence, and adherence among insured women with early-stage breast cancer

Abstract

Adjuvant hormonal therapy (HT) for breast cancer improves survival, yet studies have shown that early discontinuation and suboptimal adherence are common. We aimed to expand existing literature by describing patterns of HT use, specifically focusing on the prevalence and predictors of treatment interruptions of varying durations. We identified 2,207 women… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10549-011-1703-z

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