Ovarian Cancer Canada

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Ovarian Cancer – U.S Trial boosts Hope of early detection

BACKGROUND A 2-stage ovarian cancer screening strategy was evaluated that incorporates change of carbohydrate antigen 125 (CA125) levels over time and age to estimate risk of ovarian cancer. Women with … Continue reading

August 26, 2013

Avastin Survey

Roche Canada will be applying for approval from Health Canada in the near future for the use of Avastin for women with recurrent ovarian cancer. As a component of the approval process, … Continue reading

August 26, 2013

Risk of ovarian cancer in women treated with ovarian stimulating drugs for infertility.

August 23, 2013

Angiogenesis as a target for the treatment of ovarian cancer.

August 23, 2013

Randomized, Phase II, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind Study With and Without Enzastaurin in Combination With Paclitaxel and Carboplatin As First-Line Treatment Followed by Maintenance Treatment in Advanced Ovarian Cancer.

August 23, 2013

Screening for distress, the sixth vital sign: examining self-referral in people with cancer over a one-year period

August 23, 2013

Effect of various forms of postmenopausal hormone therapy on the risk of ovarian cancer—A population-based case control study from Finland

   

August 23, 2013

Impact of an Oncology Palliative Care Clinic on Access to Home Care Services

  Abstract Home care (HC) is important for patients with cancer as performance status declines. Our study of 1224 patients at a Canadian cancer center examined the impact of an … Continue reading

August 23, 2013

Spirituality, Religiosity, and Spiritual Pain Among Caregivers of Patients With Advanced Cancer

  Abstract Background: Caregivers of patients with advanced cancer often face physical, social, and emotional distress as well as spiritual pain. Limited research has focused on the spiritual aspects of … Continue reading

August 23, 2013

Complementary and Alternative Therapies

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Research in BC

The Injustices of Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Canada