Case Study Six: How do you decide between standard-of-care treatment and clinical trial enrollment for individual patients with ovarian cancer?
Dr. David Doo introduces a case study involving a patient with ovarian cancer and discusses key considerations in making decisions about clinical trial participation or standard-of-care treatment with his colleagues, Drs. Michael Birrer and Brian Slomovitz.
Explore the case further by viewing the case summary slides or by watching the panel discussion video—or download the slides for later review offline.
Key Discussion Questions
How do you explain the risks and benefits of clinical trials to your patients? What are the biggest challenges?
What factors affect your decision to consider a clinical trial (patient factors, provider factors, etc)?
Why are clinical trials important?