Wednesday, November 26, 2008
The withdrawal from oncogenetic counselling and testing for hereditary and familial breast and ovarian cancers
The withdrawal from oncogenetic counselling and te...[J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2008] - PubMed Result
"CONCLUSIONS: The study revealed the importance to pay attention to the whole persona and their family system as well as provide information highlighting usefulness of early diagnosis."
Aggressive and complex surgery for advanced ovaria...[Gynecol Oncol. 2008] - PubMed Result
"CONCLUSIONS: Complex surgery for ovarian cancer cytoreduction carries a survival benefit at increased direct medical cost. However, preliminary cost-effectiveness results suggest complex surgery provides good value for money spent. Future research on the cost and quality of life implications of surgical morbidity during follow-up is warranted to formally assess the cost-effectiveness of complex vs. simple surgical procedures."
Cause-Specific Survival for Women Diagnosed With Cancer During Pregnancy or Lactation: A Registry-Based Cohort Study
Cause-Specific Survival for Women Diagnosed With C...[J Clin Oncol. 2008] - PubMed Result
"CONCLUSION: In general, the diagnosis of most cancer types during pregnancy or lactation does not increase the risk of cause-specific death. Breast and ovarian cancer diagnosed during lactation represents an exception."