The Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) today released a list of specific tests or procedures that are commonly ordered but not always necessary in gynecologic oncology as part of Choosing Wisely®, an initiative of the ABIM Foundation.
11/1/2013 9:00 AM EDT
From losing weight to knowing their family history, there are several things women can do to lower their risk of developing certain types of cancer, and improve their chances for survival if they do develop one of them, according to the Society of...
9/16/2013 11:00 AM EDT
Barbara A. Goff, MD, will begin her term as the 45th President of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) and third President of the Foundation for Gynecologic Oncology at the conclusion of the 44th Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer, March 9-12,...
3/12/2013 11:00 AM EDT
A recent study suggests that women are 30% less likely to die of ovarian cancer if they have guideline-recommended treatment, yet nearly 2/3 of those with the disease do not receive it, often because they are cared for at hospitals that treat a...
3/11/2013 2:30 PM EDT
A recent study suggests that patients with advanced ovarian cancer who undergo intensive treatment with chemotherapy that bathes the abdomen are significantly more likely to live longer than those who receive standard intravenous (IV) chemotherapy.
3/9/2013 11:10 AM EST
The SGO will recognize excellence in gynecologic cancer research and treatment with the presentation of several awards during the Opening Ceremony at the Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer in Los Angeles on Saturday, March 9, 2013.
3/9/2013 11:00 AM EST
Ovarian cancer treatment, health care reform, the impact of obesity on gynecologic health and the delivery of high quality gynecologic cancer care highlight SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer March 9-12 in Los Angeles.
3/5/2013 11:00 AM EST
The Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) proposed new ways to deliver high quality, cost-effective care to women with gynecologic cancers in an SGO report, "Creating a New Paradigm in Gynecologic Cancer Care: Policy Proposals for Delivery, Quality...
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Cutting HPV Vaccine Costs to Poor Countries Should Spur More Vaccinations in US to Prevent Cervical Cancer
5/9/2013 11:45 AM EDT
SGO Expert Available to Discuss Study About Possible Use of Pap Test to Detect Ovarian and Endometrial (Uterine) Cancers
1/11/2013 8:15 AM EST