ArticlesFirst-Line Chemotherapy for the Treatment of Epithelial Ovarian Cancerdel Carmen, Marcela G. M.D.Author Information Dr. del Carmen is Assistant Professor, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Vincent Obstetrics and Gynecology Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Instructor, Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. The author has disclosed that she is a member of the speakers bureau for Ortho Biotech. EDITORS Edward E. Wallach, M.D.* Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, Maryland Roger D. Kempers, M.D.* Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation Rochester, Minnesota Editorial Board Jonathan S. Berek, M.D. David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Los Angeles, California Daniel L. Clarke-Pearson, M.D. Duke University Medical Center Durham, North Carolina Harold Fox, M.D. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, Maryland Charles B. Hammond, M.D. Duke University Medical Center Durham, North Carolina Timothy R.B. Johnson, M.D. University of Michigan Medical School Ann Arbor, Michigan Jack Ludmir, M.D. Pennsylvania Hospital Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Kamran S. Moghissi, M.D. Wayne State University School of Medicine Detroit, Michigan Jennifer R. Niebyl, M.D. University of Iowa Iowa City, Iowa Antonio Pellicer, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Editor, Spanish Edition University of Valencia (Ob/Gyn) Valencia, Spain John T. Repke, M.D. Penn State College of Medicine Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Hershey, Pennsylvania Nikos Vlahos, M.D. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, Maryland *The editors have disclosed that they have no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations Topics in Obstetrics & Gynecology: May 15th, 2004 - Volume 24 - Issue 9 - p 1-5 Buy Abstract Learning Objectives: After reading this issue, the participant should be able to: Describe the standard of care in first-line chemotherapy for the treatment of epithelial ovarian cancer. Identify agents used in the treatment of epithelial ovarian cancer. Describe the role of consolidation chemotherapy in the treatment of epithelial ovarian cancer. Copyright © 2004 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.