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EU approves Lynparza as a maintenance therapy to treat patients with platinum-sensitive relapsed high-grade, epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary peritoneal cancer.- AstraZeneca + Merck Inc.

AstraZeneca and Merck & Co., Inc., announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has approved Lynparza (olaparib) tablets (300mg twice...

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CHMP recommends approval of extension to indication for Perjeta + Herceptin to include early breast cancer.- Roche.

The CHMP recommends approval recommending a change to the terms of the marketing authorisation for Perjeta (pertuzumab), from Roche, in...

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Guidelines

Antenatal and postnatal mental health: clinical management and service guidance

This guideline covers recognising, assessing and treating mental health problems in women who are planning to have a baby, are pregnant, or have had a baby or been pregnant in the past year.

Added 3 years ago

Heavy menstrual bleeding: assessment and management

This guideline covers assessing and managing heavy menstrual bleeding (menorrhagia).

Added 11 years ago

Guidelines on Chronic Pelvic Pain

This guideline aims to expand the awareness of caregivers in the field of abdominal and pelvic pain and to assist those who treat patients with abdominal and pelvic pain in their daily practice.

Added 2 years ago

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Journal articles

A Review of Fulvestrant in Breast Cancer.

Fulvestrant is a selective estrogen receptor degrader that binds, blocks and degrades the estrogen receptor (ER), leading to complete inhibition of estrogen signaling through the ER. This review article further explains the mechanism of action...

Added 3 months ago

Fulvestrant 500 milligrams as endocrine therapy for endocrine sensitive advanced breast cancer patients in the real world: the Ful500 prospective observational trial.

The observational prospective trial herein presented aimed at evaluating the efficacy of fulvestrant 500 mg in the treatment of endocrine sensitive advanced breast cancer patients from the real world setting.

Added 3 months ago

Efficacy of fulvestrant in the treatment of postmenopausal women with endocrine-resistant advanced breast cancer in routine clinical practice.

This study aimed to describe the efficacy of fulvestrant 500 mg in postmenopausal women with estrogen receptor (ER)-positive advanced/metastatic breast cancer who had disease progression after receiving anti-estrogen therapy in clinical practice...

Added 3 months ago

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Clinical trials

Adjuvant Ribociclib With Endocrine Therapy in Hormone Receptor+/HER2- Intermediate Risk Early Breast Cancer (EarLEE-2)

This is an international, multi-center, randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled clinical study evaluating the efficacy and safety of ribociclib with endocrine therapy as an adjuvant treatment in patients with hormone receptor-positive...

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Adjuvant Ribociclib With Endocrine Therapy in Hormone Receptor+/HER2- High Risk Early Breast Cancer (EarLEE-1)

This is an international, multi-center, randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled clinical study evaluating the efficacy and safety of ribociclib with endocrine therapy as an adjuvant treatment in patients with hormone receptor-positive...

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Assessment of the Efficacy and Safety of Olaparib Monotherapy Versus Physicians Choice Chemotherapy in the Treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients With Germline BRCA1/2 Mutations. (OlympiAD)

This open label, randomised, controlled, multi-centre phase III study will assess the efficacy and safety of single agent olaparib vs standard of care based on physician's choice of capecitabine, vinorelbine or eribulin in...

Added 6 months ago

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Blog Posts

Alex Keen

EBCC 2018 – Roundup of this year's conference

Posted 1 month ago

At the recent European Breast Cancer Conference the best and brightest in breast cancer research and care met to present and discuss the latest breakthroughs. Brief summaries of some of the key abstracts are found here.

Alex Keen

EBCC 2018 – The multidisciplinary approach to breast cancer care

Posted 2 months ago

The focus of this year’s European Breast Cancer Conference is the importance of multidisciplinary working. Explore the origins of multidisciplinary cancer care and the evidence surrounding it. 

Hugh Harvey

Metrics Madness

Posted 2 years ago

You shouldn't judge a book by its cover. That much is true, but it's also common sense not to judge a book by measuring the whiteness of its pages, or the amount of hamsters you can place on it. So why do we measure the fabulous NHS with nonsense metrics?

CME

Testosterone treatment, consultation length and IUD fitting: journals update March 2017

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Step by step: diabetes in pregnancy

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Ascites: an unusual case: in association with Gut

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