Algorithms for prostate-specific antigen recurrence after treatment of localized prostate cancer Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Algorithms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Nomograms are devices that predict outcome probabilities for the individual patient. Herein we discuss their strengths and limitations, focusing on responses to several frequently asked questions about nomograms. We believe these tools are useful and necessary for patient counseling, follow-up scheduling, and clinical trial design and analysis.

publication date

  • March 2003

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 15040880

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 221

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 1

number

  • 4