Tapio Kuoppala

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Affiliation: Tampere University Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomised phase III study comparing high-dose chemotherapy to conventionally dosed chemotherapy for stage III ovarian cancer: the Finnish Ovarian Cancer (FINOVA) study
    Seija Grenman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Eur J Cancer 42:2196-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Sentinel node and vulvar cancer: a series of 47 patients
    Reita H Nyberg
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tampere University Hospital, P O Box 2000, Tampere, 33521, Finland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:615-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome and complications of laparoscopic surgery compared with traditional surgery in women with endometrial cancer
    Tapio Kuoppala
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tampere University Hospital and Medical School, University of Tampere, Finland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 270:25-30. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Surgically staged high-risk endometrial cancer: randomized study of adjuvant radiotherapy alone vs. sequential chemo-radiotherapy
    Tapio Kuoppala
    Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Gynecol Oncol 110:190-5. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The effect of hospital operative volume, residual tumor and first-line chemotherapy on survival of ovarian cancer - a prospective nation-wide study in Finland
    Salla Kumpulainen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Gynecol Oncol 115:199-203. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of ovarian cancer in different hospital categories--a prospective nation-wide study in Finland
    Salla Kumpulainen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, Kiinanmyllynkatu 4 8, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Eur J Cancer 42:388-95. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgical staging, treatment, and follow-up of borderline tumors in different hospital categories: a prospective nationwide survey in Finland
    Salla Kumpulainen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Turku University Hospital, Turku, PL 52, 20521, Finland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:610-4. 2007

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomised phase III study comparing high-dose chemotherapy to conventionally dosed chemotherapy for stage III ovarian cancer: the Finnish Ovarian Cancer (FINOVA) study
    Seija Grenman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Eur J Cancer 42:2196-9. 2006
    ..We conclude that the HDCT regimen used was feasible, but did not result in significantly improved survival in this prematurely closed trial. A clinically important survival benefit cannot be excluded due to the small sample size...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sentinel node and vulvar cancer: a series of 47 patients
    Reita H Nyberg
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tampere University Hospital, P O Box 2000, Tampere, 33521, Finland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:615-9. 2007
    ..There is growing interest to apply the sentinel node technique in the treatment of vulvar cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome and complications of laparoscopic surgery compared with traditional surgery in women with endometrial cancer
    Tapio Kuoppala
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tampere University Hospital and Medical School, University of Tampere, Finland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 270:25-30. 2004
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Surgically staged high-risk endometrial cancer: randomized study of adjuvant radiotherapy alone vs. sequential chemo-radiotherapy
    Tapio Kuoppala
    Tampere University Hospital, Finland
    Gynecol Oncol 110:190-5. 2008
    ..Our purpose was to establish whether platinum-based chemotherapy combined with standard surgery and radiotherapy will improve overall and disease-free survival and lower the recurrence rate in patients with high-risk endometrial cancer...
  5. doi request reprint The effect of hospital operative volume, residual tumor and first-line chemotherapy on survival of ovarian cancer - a prospective nation-wide study in Finland
    Salla Kumpulainen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Gynecol Oncol 115:199-203. 2009
    ..Here we report how this is reflected in 5-year cancer-specific survival (CSS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of ovarian cancer in different hospital categories--a prospective nation-wide study in Finland
    Salla Kumpulainen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Turku University Hospital, PL 52, Kiinanmyllynkatu 4 8, 20521 Turku, Finland
    Eur J Cancer 42:388-95. 2006
    ..0 times higher (95% CI 1.2-7.5) than for those operated by general gynaecologists. These results favour centralisation of surgical treatment of ovarian cancer...
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgical staging, treatment, and follow-up of borderline tumors in different hospital categories: a prospective nationwide survey in Finland
    Salla Kumpulainen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Turku University Hospital, Turku, PL 52, 20521, Finland
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:610-4. 2007
    ..Surgical treatment and staging of ovarian borderline tumors have been reported to be often suboptimal and differ considerably. We evaluated the extent of surgical treatment of these tumors in different hospital categories...