Bone health in a prospective cohort of postmenopausal women receiving aromatase inhibitors for early breast cancer.
OBJECTIVE: Baseline bone health in postmenopausal women is poorly characterized in prospective series of early breast cancer (EBC) patients candidates to aromatase inhibitor (AI) therapy. Our objective is to comprehensively evaluate bone health in a prospective clinical cohort of patients recruited prior to adjuvant AI therapy, with the aim of establishing potential AI impact on bone loss and fractures. METHODS: From January 2006 to April 2010, we consecutively included 343 women with EBC wh...Expand abstract
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