Trends in treatment, survival among women with advanced ovarian cancer

September 25, 2020

What The Study Did: This observational study examined survival rates and the use of chemotherapy before surgery among women with advanced-stage epithelial ovarian cancer in the United States from 2004 to 2016.

Authors: Alexander Melamed, M.D., M.P.H., of the NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.17517)

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