Extended adjuvant therapy fails to improve outcomes in HR-positive breast cancer

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SAN ANTONIO Postmenopausal women with hormone receptor positive breast cancer who underwent additional years of extended anastrozole therapy received no additional benefit compared with women who underwent additional years of therapy, according to data from the ABCSG .Extended endocrine therapy with an aromatase inhibitor did not improve disease free survival in patients with hormone receptor positive breast cancer enrolled in three stu.s presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. The results stand in contrast to the phase III National Cancer .The yearysis of the phase III ExteNET trial has shown that year of neratinib Nerlynx after trastuzumab Herceptin based adjuvant therapy significantly improved invasive disease free survival vs placebo in HER positive breast cancer. These findings were reported in The Lancet Oncology by .The trial is the first to show that extending adjuvant therapy with an aromatase inhibitor beyond years in this patient group can improve outcomes, explained Dr. Goss and his colleagues showed that in women with HR positive breast cancer who had already undergone years of tamoxifen treatment, .







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