The Management and Outcome of Invasive/In Situ Cervical Carcinoma
Dr. Jayanthi Lea and Dr. Miller, and his staff of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology will review medical records of patients diagnosed with invasive cervical carcinoma at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. They will identify and retrospectively review medical records for patients treated with invasive/in situ cervical carcinoma at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Identification of patients will be from the tumor registry, medical records and pathology databases. Clinical and pathological patient data will be obtained and a single spreadsheet will be filled out for each patient. Dr. Lea, Dr. Miller and his staff will be responsible for transferring the clinical and pathologic information to a database. Dr. Lea and Dr. Miller and his staff will be responsible for storing the spreadsheets in a locked cabinet of a locked office. Dr, Lea and Dr. Miller and his staff will be the sole investigators having access to identifying patient information. All patient names and medical record numbers will be entered into a database until data collection is completed, at which time all identifiers will be destroyed.
All patients diagnosed with invasive/in situ cervical carcinoma from January 1982 until December 2011 will have their records reviewed.