E-cancer Publishes Article on Ovarian Cancer by Department of Surgical & Gynaecologic Oncology, AIMS
An article titled Evolution of Surgery in Advanced Epithelial Ovarian Cancer in a Dedicated Gynaecologic Oncology Unit—Seven Year Audit from a Tertiary Care Center in a Developing Country, from the Department of Surgical and Gynaecologic Oncology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi, has been selected as one of the top articles in May 2014 edition of E-cancer - a leading oncology channel that provides the latest oncology news, opinion, videos and research papers from the open access journal ecancermedicalscience.
The research paper aimed to audit the performance as a dedicated gynaecologic oncology unit and to analyze how it has evolved over the years. The paper also retrospectively evaluate the outcome of advanced ovarian cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NACT) followed by interval surgery versus upfront surgery.
The article is also included in the ecancermedicalscience Editor's Choice video in May 2014. In the video, Prof. Gordon McVie, Managing Editor, discussed the top articles published in ecancermedicalscience May 2014 edition.
June 2, 2014
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi