A randomised comparison of treosulfan and carboplatin in patients with ovarian cancer: a study by the Scottish Gynaecological Cancer Trials Group (SGCTG).

Abstract

The management of older and unfit women with advanced ovarian cancer requires post-operative chemotherapy but many of these patients are not suitable for high-dose cisplatin-based regimes. Carboplatin has been an easier alternative and can be given in the ambulatory setting. Historical data suggests that oral alkylating agents to be just effective with… (More)

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@article{Reed2006ARC, title={A randomised comparison of treosulfan and carboplatin in patients with ovarian cancer: a study by the Scottish Gynaecological Cancer Trials Group (SGCTG).}, author={Nicholas Reed and Christopher Poole and Robert Coleman and David E Parkin and John D. Graham and Stanley B. Kaye and Joe Ostrowski and Ian D Duncan and Jim Paul and Alejandra Hay}, journal={European journal of cancer}, year={2006}, volume={42 2}, pages={179-85} }