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Making progress in early breast cancer: Taking time or accepting risk?

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Outcomes for patients diagnosed with early breast cancer in developed countries have improved substantially over recent decades. Adjuvant therapies have contributed to this improvement and their benefits have been confirmed in large randomised controlled trials (RCTs) and meta-analyses. Lower event rates, whilst welcome, have created problems for RCTs, that need to be larger and often take longer to provide a reliable result. In an effort to maintain the rate of progress and to obviate the co...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1016/j.ejca.2017.03.005

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Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
European Journal of Cancer Journal website
Volume:
78
Pages:
24-27
Publication date:
2017-04-05
Acceptance date:
2017-03-06
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EISSN:
1879-0852
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pubs:689247
URN:
uri:374ab942-9529-48d9-96db-5e2369be39ad
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uuid:374ab942-9529-48d9-96db-5e2369be39ad
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pubs:689247

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