Cisplatin and Carboplatin in Testis and Ovarian Cancer: Pro Cisplatin

  • Stephen D. Williams

Abstract

The availability of the analogs cisplatin and carboplatin has sparked considerable controversy as to the relative merits of the two agents. A number of randomized clinical trials have been done that address this issue. As expected, most of these trials have been done in the tumor types that are the most responsive to these agents, ovarian and testis cancer.

Keywords

Ovarian Cancer Germ Cell Tumor Advanced Ovarian Cancer Southwest Oncology Group Combination Chemotherapy Regimen 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen D. Williams
    • 1
  1. 1.Indiana University Cancer CenterIndianapolisUSA

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