Dr. Arend on the PORTEC-3 Trial for Endometrial Cancer

Partner | Cancer Centers | <b>O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham</b>

Rebecca C. Arend, MD, assistant professor, UAB School of Medicine, UAB Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses the PORTEC-3 trial for patients with endometrial cancer.

Rebecca C. Arend, MD, assistant professor, UAB School of Medicine, UAB Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses the PORTEC-3 trial for patients with endometrial cancer.

This trial included patients with high/intermediate risk who received either radiation or radiation plus chemotherapy. According to Arend, if a patient has stage 3 endometrial cancer they should receive chemotherapy.