Anderson algorithm increases surgical success with advanced ovarian cancer

27 febrero 2015

A surgical algorithm developed and implemented by ovarian cancer specialists dramatically increases the frequency of complete removal of all visible tumor – a milestone strongly tied to improved survival. The algorithm is a framework for a personalized surgical approach that allows surgeons to be «much smarter about whom we operate on up front, providing a more individualized approach to surgery that’s led to better results for our patients,» said one clinician.