Dawn L. Hershman, MD, MS


Ovarian Suppression Plus AI Treatment Can Have Major Adverse Events

January 25, 2020

Combining ovarian suppression and an aromatase inhibitor is an efficacious treatment method for premenopausal women with breast cancer. However, the regimen (which is given long-term) can cause some major adverse events, explained Dawn L. Hershman, MD, MS, professor of medicine and epidemiology at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center.