Tuesday, February 01, 2011
Improving Care Bulletin
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Cancer - Volume 117, Issue 3 - 1 February 2011 - Wiley Online Library (subscription required to view full text)
Note: this is the index of the most current volume with abstracts only without a subscription; numerous references to ovarian cancer
Polymorphism in the GALNT1 Gene and Epithelial Ovarian Cancer in Non-Hispanic White Women: The Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
"In summary, the present analysis fails to replicate an earlier reported association of a GALNT1 variant with risk of ovarian cancer. This study highlights the need to replicate putative findings in genetic association studies."
The guidelines created to protect patients making end-of-life decisions may have the opposite effect. A Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Physician Faculty Scholar identifies problems and offers solutions