TITLE

Tamoxifen: In whose best interest?

AUTHOR(S)
Oakley, Ann
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;6/22/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1774, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the issues involved in the trials of tamoxifen for the treatment of breast cancer. Study by Trevor Powles of the Royal Marsden Hospital in England; Statistics of breast cancer in the UK; Need for women in the study to be given clear and complete information about the drug; History of women's health and examples of interference by doctors according to an ideology of `women's best interests'; Survey by the breast cancer group ASPECT; More.
ACCESSION #
9107221967

 

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