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OCEANS: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase III trial of chemotherapy with or without bevacizumab in patients with platinum-sensitive recurrent epithelial ovarian, primary
PURPOSE This randomized, multicenter, blinded, placebo-controlled phase III trial tested the efficacy and safety of bevacizumab (BV) with gemcitabine and carboplatin (GC) compared with GC inExpand
Posttreatment surveillance and diagnosis of recurrence in women with gynecologic malignancies: Society of Gynecologic Oncologists recommendations.
Although gynecologic cancers account for only 10% of all new cancer cases in women, these cancers account for 20% of all female cancer survivors. Improvements in cancer care have resulted in almostExpand
A Psychoeducational Intervention for Sexual Dysfunction in Women with Gynecologic Cancer
Treatment of early-stage cervical and endometrial cancer has been associated with significant sexual difficulties in at least half of women following hysterectomy. Despite the fact that women reportExpand
Frequency of symptoms of ovarian cancer in women presenting to primary care clinics.
CONTEXT Women with ovarian cancer frequently report symptoms prior to diagnosis, but distinguishing these symptoms from those that normally occur in women remains problematic. OBJECTIVE To compareExpand
Final overall survival and safety analysis of OCEANS, a phase 3 trial of chemotherapy with or without bevacizumab in patients with platinum-sensitive recurrent ovarian cancer.
OBJECTIVE OCEANS is a randomized, placebo (PL)-controlled, phase 3 trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of bevacizumab combined with gemcitabine+carboplatin (GC) for patients withExpand
Ovarian carcinoma diagnosis
Ovarian carcinoma often is called the “silent killer” because the disease usually is not detected until an advanced stage. The authors' goal was to evaluate preoperative symptoms and factors that mayExpand
Uterine papillary serous carcinoma: patterns of metastatic spread.
Uterine papillary serous carcinoma (UPSC) is a distinct histologic type of endometrial cancer which is associated with a high relapse rate and poor prognosis. Between 1983 and 1993, 50 patients withExpand
Clear cell carcinoma of the ovary: a distinct histologic type with poor prognosis and resistance to platinum-based chemotherapy in stage III disease.
Between 1982 and 1992, 24 women with Stage III clear cell ovarian cancer were identified from the tumor registry. Thirty-four women with Stage III papillary serous tumors treated between 1987 andExpand
Uterine leiomyosarcoma and endometrial stromal sarcoma: lymph node metastases and sites of recurrence.
This study was undertaken to examine the incidence and conditions under which lymph node metastases are present and patterns of recurrence in women with uterine leiomyosarcoma (LMS) and endometrialExpand
Development of an ovarian cancer symptom index: possibilities for earlier detection.
BACKGROUND Currently, screening for ovarian cancer is not recommended for the general population. Targeting women with specific symptoms for screening has been evaluated only recently, because it wasExpand