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Platinum-based adjuvant chemotherapy for early-stage epithelial ovarian cancer: single or combination chemotherapy?

Authors
  • Adams, G
  • Zekri, J
  • Wong, H
  • Walking, J
  • Green, J A
Type
Published Article
Journal
BJOG An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Publisher
Wiley (Blackwell Publishing)
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2010
Volume
117
Issue
12
Pages
1459–1467
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-0528.2010.02635.x
PMID: 20560942
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Combination therapy is administered more often than carboplatin; especially in those with younger age, better PS and nonmucinous histology. Recurrence and death rates were similar with both treatments. Well-designed trials are needed to identify the optimum chemotherapy regimen in this group.

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