Recommendations for the Use of First-line Chemotherapy for the Treatment of Women with Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

This clinical practice guideline reviews the use of chemotherapy as a treatment for epithelial ovarian cancer. Chemotherapy and biological therapies are reviewed, and scheduling is discussed. Special considerations are made to age, histological subtypes, BRCA mutations, and obesity. Outcomes of interest include survival (overall and progression-free), treatment compliance, response to chemotherapy, adverse events, and quality of life.