The effect of exemestane, anastrozole, and tamoxifen on lipid profiles in Japanese postmenopausal early breast cancer patients: final results of National Surgical Adjuvant Study BC 04, the TEAM Japan sub-study.

@article{Hozumi2011TheEO,
  title={The effect of exemestane, anastrozole, and tamoxifen on lipid profiles in Japanese postmenopausal early breast cancer patients: final results of National Surgical Adjuvant Study BC 04, the TEAM Japan sub-study.},
  author={Yasuo Hozumi and Kimito Suemasu and Hiroyuki Takei and Tomohiko Aihara and Megumi Takehara and Tomoko Saito and Shozo Ohsumi and Norikazu Masuda and Yasuo Ohashi},
  journal={Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology},
  year={2011},
  volume={22 8},
  pages={1777-82}
}
BACKGROUND In this Tamoxifen Exemestane Adjuvant Multinational Japan sub-study, we evaluated the time course of changes in serum lipids in postmenopausal women with hormone-sensitive early breast cancer treated with exemestane, anastrozole, or tamoxifen for postoperative adjuvant therapy. PATIENTS AND METHODS A total of 154 breast cancer patients were… CONTINUE READING