Prospective assessment of quality of life in long-term ovarian cancer survivors.

@article{Greimel2011ProspectiveAO,
  title={Prospective assessment of quality of life in long-term ovarian cancer survivors.},
  author={Elfriede R. Greimel and Fedor Daghofer and Edgar Petru},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={2011},
  volume={128 12},
  pages={3005-11}
}
The objective of our study was to compare prospectively the QoL in long-term ovarian cancer survivors with short-term survivors and to explore discriminating variables between short-term and long-term survival. Thirty-three patients were included, 22 died within 5 years post diagnosis and 11 survived beyond 10 years. QoL data were collected pre-treatment (baseline), 1-year post diagnoses and for long-term survivors 10 years post-treatment using the EORTC QLQ-C30. At baseline, there was no… CONTINUE READING

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