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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Warm, M; Nawroth, F; Ohlinger, R; Valter, M; Pantke, E; Mallmann, P; Harbeck, N; Kates, R; Thomas, A 
Title:
Improvement of safety profile of docetaxel by weekly administration in patients with metastatic breast cancer. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: This is a retrospective cohort study on the safety and efficacy profiles of weekly docetaxel at varying doses in patients with pretreated metastatic breast cancer. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Twenty-five anthracycline-pretreated patients received docetaxel administered on a weekly basis, as a one-hour infusion, at various dosage levels (25, 30, 35, 40 mg/m2) depending on their baseline Karnofsky index. Each 8-week cycle consisted of 6 weeks of drug infusion, followed by a 2-week rest perio...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Onkologie 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
30 
Journal issue:
8-9 
Pages contribution:
436-41 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0378-584X 
TUM Institution:
Frauenklinik und Poliklinik