Browsing by Author "Edwards, Melissa"

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  • The characteristics, management and outcomes of older women with breast cancer in New Zealand

    Blackmore, Tania Louise; Lawrenson, Ross; Lao, Chunhuan; Edwards, Melissa; Kuper-Hommel, Marion; Elwood, Mark; Campbell, Ian (Elsevier, 2018)
    The aim of this study was to understand the characteristics of older women with breast cancer and to describe the current patterns of treatment and outcomes. The study included data from the combined Auckland and Waikato ...
  • Surgical treatment of early stage breast cancer in the Auckland and Waikato regions of New Zealand

    Campbell, Ian; Lao, Chunhuan; Blackmore, Tania Louise; Edwards, Melissa; Hayes, Lou; Ng, Alex; Lawrenson, Ross (WILEY, 2018)
    Background The aim of this study was to understand the factors influencing the use of surgical options by New Zealand women with newly diagnosed breast cancer. Methods Using data from the Auckland and Waikato breast ...
  • Treatment and survival disparities by ethnicity in New Zealand women with stage I-III breast cancer tumour subtypes

    Lawrenson, Ross; Lao, Chunhuan; Campbell, Ian; Harvey, Vernon; Seneviratne, Sanjeewa; Edwards, Melissa; Elwood, Mark; Scott, Nina; Kidd, Jacquie; Sarfati, Diana; Kuper-Hommel, Marion (Springer, 2017)
    Purpose This study aims to look at the distribution of different subtypes of stage I–III breast cancer in Māori and Pacific versus non-Māori/Pacific women, and to examine cancer outcomes by ethnicity within these different ...
  • Treatment and survival of Asian women diagnosed with breast cancer in New Zealand

    Lao, Chunhuan; Lawrenson, Ross; Edwards, Melissa; Campbell, Ian (Springer, 2019)
    Purpose This study aims to examine the differences in characteristics, treatment and survival between Asian and European women diagnosed with stage I–III breast cancer in New Zealand. Methods The studied population ...
  • The use of trastuzumab in New Zealand women with breast cancer

    Lawrenson, Ross; Lao, Chunhuan; Campbell, Ian; Harvey, Vernon; Brown, Charis; Seneviratne, Sanjeewa; Edwards, Melissa; Elwood, Mark; Kuper-Hommel, Marion (Wiley, 2017)
    Aim Trastuzumab was first funded in New Zealand for use in HER2+ve stage I–III breast cancer in 2007. This observational study aims to ascertain the patterns of use of trastuzumab in women with invasive HER2+ve breast ...