From adjuvant therapy to breast cancer prevention: BCPT and STAR.

@article{Dunn2001FromAT,
  title={From adjuvant therapy to breast cancer prevention: BCPT and STAR.},
  author={Barbara K. Dunn and Leslie G. Ford},
  journal={The breast journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={144-57}
}
The continued widespread prevalence of breast cancer supports placing a high priority on research aimed at its primary prevention, particularly among women who are at increased risk for developing this disease. The suggestion of potential agents for the primary chemoprevention of breast cancer evolved out of the treatment setting. Extensive experience with tamoxifen, a first-generation selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM) showing efficacy, first, in the treatment of advanced breast… CONTINUE READING

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