Prognostic factor analysis in patients with brain metastases from breast cancer: how can we improve the treatment outcomes?

@article{Park2008PrognosticFA,
  title={Prognostic factor analysis in patients with brain metastases from breast cancer: how can we improve the treatment outcomes?},
  author={Byeong-Bae Park and Ji Eun Uhm and Eun Yoon Cho and Yoon La Choi and Sang Hoon Ji and Do Hyun Nam and Joung Il Lee and W -H Park and S. J. Huh and Yeon Hee Park and Jin Seok Ahn and Y. R. Im},
  journal={Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology},
  year={2008},
  volume={63},
  pages={627-633}
}
We conducted this study to analyze clinicopathologic features and treatment outcomes for various treatment modalities in breast cancer patients with brain metastases. Retrospective analysis was performed using medical records of patients who were diagnosed with metastatic brain tumors from breast cancer. The treatment modalities applied included whole-brain radiotherapy (WBRT), surgical resection, stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and systemic treatments such as chemotherapy and endocrine therapy… CONTINUE READING

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