Back to Cancer Australia's website

Cancer Australia

Select a guideline

Recommendations for use of Taxane-containing chemotherapy regimens

Ongoing and additional trials or studies

A number of additional phase III trials investigating the adjuvant and neoadjuvant use of taxanes for early breast cancer are ongoing and/or awaiting results:

  • eight ongoing trials investigating the use of taxanes for adjuvant treatment of early breast cancer (Brain,27 GEICAM 9805,28 Goim 9902,29 GONO-MIG 5,30 NCI-H99-0038,31 NCIC CTG MA.21,32 PACS 04,33 ICR TACT34)
  • two ongoing trials investigating the use of taxanes for neoadjuvant treatment of large operable breast cancer (EORTC-10994,35 INTENS: IKO 2005-0136)
  • one ongoing trial comparing adjuvant treatment to neoadjuvant treatment of taxanes for early breast cancer (ECTO8).

Published using CeCC Docbook Manager