Aromatase inhibitor treatment for breast cancer: short-term effect on bone health


Erbag G., UYGUN K., Binnetoglu E., Korkmaz A. N. , Asik M., Sen H., ...More

WSPOLCZESNA ONKOLOGIA-CONTEMPORARY ONCOLOGY, vol.19, no.5, pp.374-377, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/wo.2014.45305
  • Journal Name: WSPOLCZESNA ONKOLOGIA-CONTEMPORARY ONCOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.374-377

Abstract

Aim of this study was to examine the effects of aromatase inhibitors (AIs), which are used in every phase of breast cancer treatment, on the bone mineral density (BMD) of patients with early-stage breast cancer.