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ATAC

Arimidex or Tamoxifen Alone or in Combination trial. A trial comparing anastrozole (Arimidex) and/or tamoxifen in managing early breast cancer (BC).
Conclusion Arimidex can be used for any stage BC, is better than tamoxifen, and may reduce the risk of BC in contralateral breast.
Cons Increased musculoskeletal disorders, e.g., joint symptoms—arthritis, arthrosis, arthralgia; fractures of spine, hip, wrist.

ATAC

 Arimidex, tamoxifen and combination therapy
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I sat with another two members of ATAC and told the SFA we would accept an increase in prices but in most cases they have been up to 40 per cent.
In the future, ATAC is pursuing new contracting and multimodal opportunities with USTC as well as new locations for nodes, such as Jebel Ali in the United Arab Emirates.
I had the privilege, as the second Chairman of the Trial Steering Committee, of presenting the more mature results of the ATAC Trial at the 2005 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.
The lengthening list of stakeholders reflects increasing industry recognition of the value of the ATAC campaign," said Simon Twiston Davies, CEO of CASBAA.
It was originally known as Aspire until being liquidated last summer, when the business was taken over by ATAC Education.
At the 5-year mark in the more than 5,200 ATAC participants with hormone receptor-positive breast cancer, the recurrence rate was 9.
The ATAC 100-month data confirms the superiority of anastrozole over tamoxifen irrespective of their recurrence risk, and is set to improve the treatment outcomes of many women in the United Kingdom," commented Professor Anthony Howell, Christie Hospital, UK.
Robert Angell, director of the technology services centre, happily takes people on a grand tour of his ATAC office, even if they are hundreds of kilometres away.
The use of anastrozole for adjuvant therapy in women with breast cancer in ATAC carried markedly lower risks of gynecologic and thromboembolic complications than did adjuvant tamoxifen.
The British-led ATAC trial is the largest breast-cancer treatment study conducted and its latest results are being presented alongside the University of Wales College of Medicine data at the breast-cancer symposium in Texas.
The British-led ATAC trial is the largest breast cancer treatment study conducted and its latest results were presented at a symposium in San Antonio, Texas.
In 1993, Kennedy attended a general meeting of ATAC, which (on a revenue-generating basis) represents 99% of Canada's aviation industry, everything from large-scale national and regional airlines to companies with one- or two-airplane fleets.