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Breast Cancer treatment details. Biologic therapy. Chemotherapy. University General Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece



Survival: 21.1 months
   
Toxicity Grade: 4
   
Treatments: Biologic therapy
Chemotherapy
   
Drugs:
Country: Greece
   
City/State/Province: Crete
   
Hospital: University General Hospital of Heraklion
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 11/2014

Description:
Patients:
This study involved 48 HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer patients who had received prior chemotherapy. The median patient age was 61.0 years.

Treatment:
Patients received chemotherapy with docetaxel and gemcitabine and biologic therapy with bevacizumab.

Toxicities:
The most severe toxicities were of grade 4 and included neutropenia and leukopenia. Grade 3 fatigue, diarrhea, and stomatitis (inflammation of the stomach lining) were also reported.

Results:
The median overall survival was 21.1 months.

Correspondence: Dr. D. Mavroudis; email: medoncsec@med.uoc.gr

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