Coping with Breast Cancer Treatment: Comparing the Experiences of Women Who Have Neoadjuvant with Those Who Have Adjuvant Chemotherapy

cancer treatment.

The psychosocial outcomes of neoadjuvant and adjuvant chemotherapy treatments for women are largely unknown. This study investigates the concerns, coping strategies and levels of distress and compare them in women who have adjuvant chemotherapy (N=20) with those who have neoadjuvant chemotherapy (N=20).

Principal Investigator: Deborah P. Waldrop
Funding Source: Les Brun Research Endowment Fund Pilot Program
Funding Period: July 1, 2008 - June 30, 2010
Funding Amount: $12,120

For more information on this project, contact Deborah P. Waldrop at or 716-645-1231.