IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 25 / Issue 1 / pii/2004103

European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology (EJGO) is published by IMR Press from Volume 40 Issue 1 (2019). Previous articles were published by another publisher on a subscription basis, and they are hosted by IMR Press on as a courtesy and upon agreement with S.O.G.

Editorial Article

Gynecologic oncology specialty

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1 Department of Gynecology Campus Bio-Medical University, Rome (Italy)
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2004, 25(1), 25–26;
Published: 10 February 2004

In general, the gynaecologic oncologists should be fully equipped to manage primary treatment and most complications related to the care of patients with gynaecologic neoplasms. During the subspecialty trianing program the fellow in trianing should learn to understand and perform radical pelvic surgery, including intestinal and urology procedures, and in addition a deep knowledge of chemotherapy and radiation therapy is important for the complete treatment of gynaecologic neoplasms. The subspecialty of gynaecologic oncology has made many advances over the last few decades; there have been several changes to the management of gynaecologic cancers, which have led to improved outcome and well-being of patients.

Gynecologic oncology subspecialty
Gynecologic cancer
Gynecologic oncology fellowship
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