Diffusion Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Breast During Chemotherapy: Response Evaluation
Conditions
Breast Cancer
Conditions: Keywords
diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
Evaluation of the response to chemotherapy in breast cancer patients by the use of Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging of the breast before the start of chemotherapy, after one and 3 cycles of therapy and at the end of the therapy.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: N/A
Gender: Female
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- core biopsy with diagnosis of breast cancer

- start of neo-adjuvant chemotherapy

Exclusion Criteria:

- magnetic resonance imaging incompatibility
Location
University Hospitals Leuven
Leuven, Belgium
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Hilde Vandenhoutte, Phd - (0)16343636 - hilde.vandenhoutte@uzleuven.be
Start Date
March 2012
Completion Date
June 2013
Sponsors
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
Source
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
Record processing date
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