TABLE IV

Treatment combinations received by 163 women with breast cancer according to age and stage of cancer

Adjuvant therapyStage IStage IIStage IIIStage IVTotal (%)
Women<5015168241
Radiotherapy10212(29)
Tamoxifen Tamoxifen plus1113(7)
radiotherapy3317(17)
Radiotherapy plus chemotherapy332*6(15)
Tamoxifen plus radiotherapy plus chemotherapy14310(24)
Chemotherapy22(5)
Tamoxifen plus chemotherapy11(2)
Women >=5021561827122
Radiotherapy22(2)
Tamoxifen51546(dagger)30(25)
Tamoxifen plus radiotherapy153311(double dagger)12(section)71(58)
Tamoxifen plus radiotherapy plus chemotherapy 6 2 9(parallel to) 17(14)
Tamoxifen plus chemotherapy11(1)
None11(1)
All women36722629163
  • *One woman had no surgery

  • (dagger)Four women had no surgery.

  • (double dagger)Two women had no surgery.

  • (section)Five women had no surgery.

  • (parallel to)Six women had no surgery