A Pilot Study of Young Women Diagnosed With Early Stage Ovarian Cancer: A Focus on Fertility Issues and Sexual Function
- Participants will be asked to complete a questionnaire either in the clinic or at home
and return it to the research staff by mail or in person.
- The study will involve being asked questions about the following: Fertility history;
sexual history after being diagnosed with cancer; decision to have surgery that will
allow them to have children; education they may or may not have received about the
surgery that saved their ability to have children.
- Answers to all questions will be kept confidential and participants will be identified
by a number only.
Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective
To survey young women diagnosed with ovarian cancer who have undergone fertility sparing surgery on issues such as fertility counseling, post treatment decision making and reproductive history.
Susana Campos, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
United States: Institutional Review Board
|Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center||Boston, Massachusetts 02215|
|Dana-Farber Cancer Institute||Boston, Massachusetts 02115|
|Massachusetts General Hospital||Boston, Massachusetts 02114-2617|