Ovarian cancer treatment guidelines
Institute of Oncology Prof.
Alexandru Trestioreanu History The centre was founded over 60 years ago. Currently it comprises 4 surgical wards, 3 radiotherapy wards, 2 wards of medical oncology, 1 department of paediatric oncology.
RCOG Guideline Management of Suspected Ovarian Masses in Premenopausal Women No. 62
In total there are beds. After three years we considered that the ESMO requirements were not covered properly by our centre and did not apply for re-accreditation in After making efforts and improving certain areas of care, in the Institute of Oncology Bucharest applied and was accepted again to be designated as an ESMO Designated Centre.
The department has 4 dedicated beds for palliative care, but will shortly increase to The centre collaborates with 2 institutions who offer palliative care and support at home. Doctors and nurses working on our ward participate in clinical trials and courses regarding palliation.
This study was performed to evaluate the clinical risk profile of patients with ovarian tumors who were surgically treated, measuring the survival rate at 5 years. Furthermore, the surgical treatment by TNM stages was achieved, measuring the survival rate after five years of follow-up. Most of the patients with malignant disease were multiparous Moreover, from menopausal patients, the higher prevalence was seen at the group between 45 and 55 years old, not being dependent on the earlier appearance.
Profile The Medical Oncology and Palliative Care Department performs chemotherapy for solid tumours and hematologic malignancy ovarian cancer treatment guidelines also provides palliative and supportive care for patients with early and advance stages of cancer. Specialities The department provides chemotherapy for early stages of cancer and chemotherapy and bio-therapy for advanced cancer.
There is a partnership with the departments of surgery and radiotherapy for determining the needs for palliative care. We have a collaboration with the intensive care service for cases requiring resuscitation and to decide when the patient can no longer benefit from active treatment against cancer.
Supportive and Palliative Medicine.