Knowledge of tumor markers and the psychological consequences of tumor marker sampling in patients with gynecologic cancers.

@article{Mayerhofer2000KnowledgeOT,
  title={Knowledge of tumor markers and the psychological consequences of tumor marker sampling in patients with gynecologic cancers.},
  author={Klaus Mayerhofer and Klaus Bodner and Can Aktas and Monika Schindl and Alexandra Kaider and Sepp Leodolter and Elmar Armin Joura and Ch Kainz},
  journal={Anticancer research},
  year={2000},
  volume={20 2B},
  pages={1281-4}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to investigate the extent of knowledge about serum tumor markers in patients suffering from gynecologic cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS 360 women with a median age of 60 years (range: 26-88 years) visiting the oncological outpatient clinic of the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics of the University of Vienna… CONTINUE READING