Potential use of bisphosphonates in the prevention of metastases in early-stage breast cancer.

@article{Coleman2007PotentialUO,
  title={Potential use of bisphosphonates in the prevention of metastases in early-stage breast cancer.},
  author={Robert Coleman},
  journal={Clinical breast cancer},
  year={2007},
  volume={7 Suppl 1},
  pages={S29-35}
}
Great strides have been made over the past 20 years in the treatment of breast cancer, and despite increasing incidence, the number of deaths has fallen sharply since the late 1980s. The advent of new therapies including taxanes and aromatase inhibitors and recent, exciting results that announced trastuzumab in the adjuvant treatment for patients with HER2-positive tumors should decrease the number of deaths even further. However, although most patients present with disease that appears to be… CONTINUE READING
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