FRANK J. CUMMINGS, M.D.; ROBERT GRAY, Ph.D.; THOMAS E. DAVIS, M.D.; DOUGLASS C. TORMEY, M.D., Ph.D.; JULES E. HARRIS, M.D.; GEOFFREY FALKSON, M.D.; JAMES ARSENEAU, M.D.
This study was conducted by the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, Paul P. Carbone, M.D., Chairman (CA 21115), and was supported by Public Health Service grants from the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, and the Department of Health and Human Services. Institutions participating in this study were Brown University and Roger Williams General Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island (CA 15947); Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts (CA 23318); Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center, Madison, Wisconsin (CA 21076); Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois (CA 10948); University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa (CA 21692); University of Rochester Cancer Center, Rochester, New York (CA 11083). Other institutions participating in the ECOG include Albany Medical College, Albany, New York (CA 06594); Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York (CA 14958); American Oncologic Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (CA 18281); Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio (CA 14548); Chicago Medical School, Chicago, Illinois (CA 14144); Johns Hopkins Oncology Center, Baltimore, Maryland (CA 16116); University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy; Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, Ohio; University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota (CA 20365); New York University Medical Center, New York, New York (CA 16395); Northwestern University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois (CA 17145); Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (CA 15488); Tufts University, Walpole, Massachusetts (CA 07190); Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut (CA 15485).
▸Requests for reprints should be addressed to Frank J. Cummings, M.D., Roger Williams General Hospital, 825 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, RI 02908.
CUMMINGS FJ, GRAY R, DAVIS TE, TORMEY DC, HARRIS JE, FALKSON G, et al. Adjuvant Tamoxifen Treatment of Elderly Women with Stage II Breast Cancer: A Double-Blind Comparison with Placebo. Ann Intern Med. 1985;103:324-329. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-103-3-324
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