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Programme Grants for Applied Research - RP-PG-1209-10071

Bridging the age gap in breast cancer. Improving outcomes for older women.

Project title: Bridging the age gap in breast cancer. Improving outcomes for older women.

Chief investigator: Professor Lynda Wyld

Lead Author: Professor Lynda WyldORCID logo

Contractor: Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Cost: £1,858,233.00

Started: July 2012 | Status: Published

This research programme developed a fitness stratified decision tool to establish treatment thresholds and indicated that standard care was appropriate for the majority of fitter women aged 70 years or above.

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