Ovarian cancer screening does not improve outcomes (UKCTOCS)
Do women who are screened for ovarian cancer have better health
outcomes than women who are not screened?
In this study (with methods that are biased in favor of the intervention), women who are
screened for ovarian cancer are unlikely to experience any mortality benefit. (LOE = 1b-)
Jacobs IJ, Menon U, Ryan A, et al.
Ovarian cancer screening and mortality in the UK Collaborative Trial of
Ovarian Cancer Screening (UKCTOCS): a randomised controlled trial. Lancet