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Role of CA125 in predicting ovarian cancer survival - a review of the epidemiological literature

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Ovarian Research, January 2009
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#17 of 537)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (92nd percentile)

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Title
Role of CA125 in predicting ovarian cancer survival - a review of the epidemiological literature
Published in
Journal of Ovarian Research, January 2009
DOI 10.1186/1757-2215-2-13
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Authors

Digant Gupta, Christopher G Lis

Abstract

CA125 is the gold standard tumor marker in ovarian cancer. Serum level of CA125 is used to monitor response to chemotherapy, relapse, and disease progression in ovarian cancer patients. Thus, it is reasonable to investigate whether CA125 may have utility as a prognostic indicator as well in ovarian cancer. A large number of epidemiological studies have been carried out to this effect. This review summarizes all available epidemiological literature on the association between CA125 levels and survival in ovarian cancer. To place these studies in context, we provide some background information on CA125 and its role in ovarian cancer.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 185 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 30 16%
Researcher 27 14%
Student > Bachelor 25 13%
Student > Master 20 11%
Student > Postgraduate 16 9%
Other 32 17%
Unknown 37 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 56 30%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 25 13%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 20 11%
Chemistry 9 5%
Nursing and Health Professions 6 3%
Other 27 14%
Unknown 44 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 19. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 24 February 2022.
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