Does body mass index affect survival of patients undergoing radical or partial cystectomy for bladder cancer? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Body Mass Index
  • Cystectomy
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • There was no significant association between BMI and overall or disease specific survival, although there may be a trend toward better disease specific survival in normal weight (BMI less than 25 kg/m) patients with organ confined disease (p = 0.08).

publication date

  • May 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.ju.0000154352.54965.14

PubMed ID

  • 15821470

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1513

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 173

number

  • 5