Acta Scientific Orthopaedics (ISSN: 2581-8635)

Editorial Volume 5 Issue 3

Chemotherapy Treatment and Muscle Performance in Women with Breast Cancer

Vitor Alves Marques1,2*

1Postgraduate Program in Health Sciences, Federal University of Goias, Brazil
2Physical Education and Dance College, Federal University of Goias, Brazil

*Corresponding Author: Vitor Alves Marques, Postgraduate Program in Health Sciences, Federal University of Goias, Brazil.

Received: December 24, 2021; Published: February 01, 2022

Cancer has been considered a public health problem nearly all over the world, especially in developmental countries. In 2020, approximately 2.26 million of new cases of breast cancer were detected, representing 11.7% of all cancer types diagnosed in women [1].


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Citation: Vitor Alves Marques. “Chemotherapy Treatment and Muscle Performance in Women with Breast Cancer". Acta Scientific Orthopaedics 5.3 (2022): 01.


Copyright: © 2022 Vitor Alves Marques. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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