Breast cancer: Research Studies

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  1. Phase III Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial Evaluating the Use of Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy +/- One Year of Everolimus in Patients with High-Risk, Hormone Receptor-Positive and HER2/neu Negative Breast Cancer . e3 Breast Cancer Study - evaluating everolimus with endocrine therapy

    To compare whether the addition of one year of everolimus (10 mg daily) to standard adjuvant endocrine therapy improves invasive disease-free survival (IDFS)...

  2. Modeling the Patterns of Breast Cancer Early Metastases

    Our long-range, overall hypothesis is that by adding surveillance imaging to standard follow-up care for high-risk breast cancer survivors a meaningfully...

  3. Early Markers of Subclinical Pulmonary Vascular Radiation Toxicity in Breast Cancer

    Primary purposes:1. Quantify differences in extent of pulmonary vessel radiation damage in breast cancer patients receiving conventional X-ray versus proton...

  4. Prospective Pilot Study of Early Markers of Radiation-Induced Cardiac Injury in Patients with Left-Sided Breast Cancer Receiving Photon or Proton Therapy

    The purpose of this study is to evaluate changes in cardiac function as measured by cardiac MRI within 1 year after radiotherapy for breast cancer.

  5. Gut microflora and estrogens: a new paradigm for breast cancer risk reduction

    Bacteria living in our intestines (called “gut microbiome”) are important to health and emerging evidence suggests that changes in its composition may play a...

  6. Pragmatic Phase III Randomized Trial of Proton Vs. Photon Therapy for Patients with Non-Metastatic Breast Cancer Receiving Comprehensive Nodal Radiation: A Radiotherapy Comparative Effectiveness (RADCOMP) Consortium Trial

    To assess the effectiveness of proton vs. photon therapy in reducing major cardiovascular events (MCE), defined as atherosclerotic coronary heart disease or...

  7. A Randomized Phase III Clinical Trial Evaluating Post-mastectomy chestwall and Regional Nodal and Post-lumpectomy Regional Nodal XRT In Patients With Positive Axillary Nodes Before Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Who Convert To Pathologically Negative.

    PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: To evaluate whether the addition of chest wall + regional nodal radiation therapy (XRT) after mastectomy or breast + regional nodal XRT...