Ovarian cancer still has the worst prognosis of all the gynaecological cancers, with a one year survival rate of 72% and a five year survival rate of 43%. However, contrary to popular belief, it is NOT a silent killer—most women are symptomatic, regardless of the stage at which they are diagnosed. Common symptoms include bloating and lower abdominal pain.
This course was developed in partnership with Target Ovarian Cancer.
This course is FREE to all healthcare professionals in the UK.
Curriculum: Gynaecology and Breast
Time to complete this course: 30 minutes
Date of publication: 15 March 2013
Reviewed and updated: 15 July 2021
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