About this trial
The objective of this study is to prove that treatment with primary cytoreductive surgery in combination with HIPEC (treatment arm) improves outcome compared to primary cytoreductive surgery without HIPEC (standard arm) with acceptable morbidity, in patients with FIGO stage III epithelial ovarian cancer who are eligible for primary cytoreductive surgery with no residual disease, or residual disease up to 2.5 mm.
Female, 18 years or older with histological or cytological proven FIGO stage III primary epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, or extra-ovarian cancer
Where’s this trial being run?
Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
Can I join this study / trial?
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Primary cytoreductive surgery with or without hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for FIGO stage III epithelial ovarian cancer: OVHIPEC-2, a phase III randomized clinical trial
|Principal Investigator:||Dr Donal Brennan|
The Netherlands Cancer Institute/DGOG
|Global Recruitment Target:||538|
|Ireland Recruitment Target:|