A Phase 3 trial of HIPEC in Ovarian Cancer

Interval cytoreduction with HIPEC (Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal chemotherapy) signficantly improves Recurrence free survival and overall survival when compared to surgery without HIPEC in stage 3 epithelial ovarian cancer

You can find the abstract here



Coffee consumption and Gall Bladder Cancer

A study published in JNCIĀ  in September 2016 suggests that coffee consumption may lower the risk of gall bladder cancer




Bilateral Oophorectomy and breast cancer risk in BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 mutation carriers

Findings from a prospective study has suggested that prophylactic oophorectomy may play a role in prevention of premenopausal breast cancer in BRCA 2 mutation carriers but not in BRCA 1 .

You can find the link to the study here


Sentinel Node biopsy in Endometrial Cancer

A study published in the Lancet underscores the efficiency of Sentinel Node biopsy in Endometrial Cancer using Indocyanin Green. The authors conclude that the test has a high degree of accuracy and mill miss 3% of patients with node positive disease

You can find the abstract here