Navigation Links
IU researchers: Chemotherapy alters brain tissue in breast cancer patients
Date:9/29/2010

ged women -- are so affected that they are never able to return to work. More commonly, women will still be able to work and multi-task, but it may be more difficult to do so.

The study focused on 17 breast cancer patients treated with chemotherapy after surgery, 12 women with breast cancer who did not undergo chemotherapy after surgery, and 18 women without breast cancer.

"We hope there will be more prospective studies to follow so that the cause of these changes in cancer patients can be better understood," Dr. Saykin said.

Dr. Saykin and his colleagues started their research at Dartmouth Medical School before finishing the data analyses at IU. A new, independent sample is now being studied at the IU Simon Cancer Center to replicate and further investigate this problem affecting many cancer patients.


'/>"/>

Contact: Michael Schug
maschug@iupui.edu
317-278-0953
Indiana University School of Medicine
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. New developments in nanotechnology tackle the 2 biggest problems associated with chemotherapy
2. Roche/Genentech/Chugais Herceptin as an Add-On to Standard Chemotherapy Will Become Decision Resources Clinical Gold Standard in 2013 for the Treatment Of Gastric Cancer
3. Scientists identify microRNA as possible cause of chemotherapy resistance
4. Study evaluates costs and benefits of new chemotherapy drugs
5. Researchers find new chemotherapy combination shows promise in endometrial cancer
6. Chemotherapy plus synthetic compound provides potent anti-tumor effect in pancreatic cancers
7. Recommended Dental Care for Chemotherapy Patients -- Advice from Steven McConnell, DDS
8. Pregnant women can receive breast cancer chemotherapy without endangering health of their babies
9. Making Your Way Through the Fog of Chemotherapy
10. Interruption of Menstrual Cycle by Chemotherapy Associated with Improved Survival in Early Breast Cancer
11. Ancient Chinese herbal recipe eases side effects of chemotherapy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
IU researchers: Chemotherapy alters brain tissue in breast cancer patients
(Date:5/25/2015)... (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 24Hr HomeCare ... CEO, Tyner Brenneman-Slay, Co-Founder & COO, and Ryan Iwamoto, ... Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Awards in Greater ... entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence in innovation, financial performance, and ... are at the core of the ongoing success of ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... ProDrop Light Show allows users to now have ability ... click of a mouse. Users have full control over angle of ... Pro X. , ProDrop Light Show gives users 30 fully customizable ... more leaving infinite possibilities all within Final Cut Pro X. , ... users can apply their very own media files or text all ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 Decora ... renowned company ‘Leviton’ is now available on ‘The Hardware City.’ ... A user has to set a time and the related ... , When contacted a representative of the company said, “We ... ‘The Hardware City.’ Now customers can buy Countdown Timer Switch ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... Orion, Clarkston, Metamora, Michigan (PRWEB) May 24, 2015 ... which will allow them to take pressure measurements in ... bladder function. The doctor usually orders it if they ... overactive bladder (OAB). , Women’s Excellence in ... have problems with unwanted urinary leakage or problems with ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) May 24, 2015 ... network service provider announces Midwest Telecom of America, Inc. ... , According to Cory Childs, IFN Enterprise Sales ... to service providers. “IFN’s fiber transport provides MTA ... Operations Center to their Tier 1 Internet and voice ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:24Hr HomeCare Co-Founders Named Finalists for EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 Awards 2Health News:Developers at Pixel Film Studios Release of ProDrop Light Show for Final Cut Pro X. 2Health News:Leviton's Decora 60 Minute Countdown Timer Available On ‘The Hardware City’ 2Health News:Indiana Fiber Network, LLC Enables Midwest Telecom of America with Fiber Route Diversity 2
... Man with Cerebral Palsy to Enjoy Time,with Wife and New ... were,the happy words marking the arrival of little Christopher Sokol. ... at the birth of,their first child, but they anticipated challenges ... became a lot easier for,them, thanks to a donated power ...
... Researchers say finding is ,good news, for postmenopausal ... News) -- Contrary to previous study results, the ... cause impairment of cognitive performance, a new study ... be superior to tamoxifen in preventing breast cancer ...
... University has discovered an entirely new signal path for a ... and growth of cancer cells. This discovery, published in ... an entirely new landscape for research on breast and prostate ... signals from various growth factors is critical for normal fetal ...
... 2, 2008) Today, University Health Network (UHN) ... have three 320-slice CT scanners, as Toronto Western ... most advanced Computer Tomography technology, the 320-slice CT ... help cancer specialists map tumours for treatment in ...
... , Compared to the 2003 guidelines, important new recommendations have ... setting up networks of hospitals with different levels of technology ... service , the selection of primary PCI vs ... both primary PCI and fibrinolytis , secondary prevention ...
... to date examining the impact of positron emission tomography ... recurrent colorectal cancer, researchers found that treatment plans were ... an article in the September issue of The ... conducted at four sites throughout Australia and comprised 191 ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Wheelchair, Giving New Parents Chance to Be an Active Family 2Health News:Breast Cancer Drug Not Tied to Cognitive Decline: Study 2Health News:New discovery about growth factor can be breakthrough for cancer research 2Health News:UHN becomes a world leader in medical imaging for stroke, cancer and cardiac patients 2Health News:UHN becomes a world leader in medical imaging for stroke, cancer and cardiac patients 3Health News:PET scans lead to treatment changes in majority of colorectal cancer patients 2
(Date:5/22/2015)... 22 2015 /CNW/ - The Taskforce representing Canada,s ... all the hard work that the Minister and Health Canada ... This program recognizes the needs of the thalidomide survivors, and ... a year, tax free, with annual adjustments for inflation. ... annual payments of $100,000 based on the severity of their ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... 22, 2015  Effective staffing of key marketing ... and success. Research and consulting ... provide pharmaceutical and biotech marketing managers with metrics ... that are being channeled into marketing operations of ... can utilize this report to benchmark their own ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... , May 22, 2015 The leading ... $13 billion global cardiac rhythm management device market ... found that Medtronic, St. Jude Medical, Boston Scientific ... of this market segment. The healthcare market research ... , uses 2015 as a base year, providing ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Effective Marketing Services Group Critical for Pharmaceutical Brand Recognition 2Kalorama: Top Companies Dominate Cardiac Defibrillator Market 2Kalorama: Top Companies Dominate Cardiac Defibrillator Market 3Kalorama: Top Companies Dominate Cardiac Defibrillator Market 4
VascoScrew is a low profile unipolar pacing lead with a fixed screw for permanent pacing. Due to latest technologies, VascoScrew 6/60 M is compatible to all pacemaker-cavities with the size of IS-1 (...
VascoScrew is a low profile unipolar pacing lead with a fixed screw for permanent pacing. Due to latest technologies, VascoScrew 6/60 M is compatible to all pacemaker-cavities with the size of IS-1 (...
The VascoTip J 9/60 PU is a unipolar tined, J-preformed permanent pacing lead. Due to advanced technology, VascoTip J 9/60 PU M is compatible to all pacemaker-cavities with the size of IS-1 (3.2 mm),...
Steroid-eluting, epicardial pacing leads...
Medicine Products: