The researchers conclude that further studies are needed to identify treatments for balance problems in breast cancer survivors, as well as for visual problems.
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March 4, 2011 Breast cancer treatments such as chemotherapy and hormonal therapy may affect the patients' balance, increasing their risk of falls, a new study shows.
The researchers measured a comprehensive set of neuromuscular and balance characteristics that are Omega Watch James Bond Spectre known to be associated with falls. They found that only balance problems distinguished breast cancer survivors who fell from those who did not.
Researchers at the Oregon Health and Science University Knight Cancer Institute studied 59 postmenopausal breast cancer survivors who had received treatment with chemotherapy and hormonal therapy, which can cause bone loss.
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She says "balance disturbances may explain how treatment could have contributed to falls" in the survivors of breast cancer.
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is the first to consider how breast cancer treatment may increase fall risk by using a comprehensive set of objective measures of fall risk and by exploring mediators of the treatment falls relationship," study researcher Kerri M. Winters Stone, PhD, says in a news release. "Our findings suggest that recently treated post menopausal breast cancer survivors have higher rates of falling compared with population averages for community dwelling older adults."
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