There are few population-based data in investigating the impact of diabetes on chemotherapy adverse effects and treatment outcomes of non-metastatic breast cancer. The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether diabetes affects the patterns of use in chemotherapy, toxic effects of chemotherapy, and treatment outcomes for non-metastatic breast cancer in Taiwan. The study results can provide physicians for making a decision whether or not to use chemotherapy based on the individual patients condition.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Journal of Electronic Science and Technology|
|State||Published - 2015|
- Diabetes mellitus
- National insurance research database
- Non-metastatic breast cancer
- Population-based study