Author | Andre Marcio Murad, MD, PhD

Articles

Paclitaxel and Gemcitabine as Salvage Treatment in Metastatic Breast Cancer

December 01, 2003

Both paclitaxel and gemcitabine (Gemzar) have shown activity andmanageable toxicity when used as single agents in heavily pretreatedpatients with metastatic breast cancer. This phase II study evaluatedtheir use in combination for metastatic breast cancer patients whosedisease recurred or progressed following treatment with anthracyclinecontainingregimens.

Gemcitabine and Paclitaxel as Salvage Therapy in Metastatic Breast Cancer

February 01, 2001

In a phase II trial, 29 patients with anthracycline-pretreated or anthracycline-resistant metastatic breast cancer in whom anthracycline-containing first- or second-line chemotherapy failed received combination paclitaxel

A Pharmacoeconomic Comparison of UFT and 5-FU Chemotherapy for Colorectal Cancer in South America

September 02, 1997

The escalating role played by managed care organizations in the health-care system is reflected in the increased demand for cost-effectiveness analyses (CEAs) to assess the balance between economic impact