Age-adjusted charlson comorbidity score is associated with treatment decisions and clinical outcomes for patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aging
  • Carcinoma, Transitional Cell
  • Cystectomy
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • Age and comorbidity among patients who underwent RC at a cancer referral hospital increased with time. Both age and comorbidity were associated with treatment selection and survival and should, therefore, be considered when comparing outcomes after RC.

publication date

  • June 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.23462

PubMed ID

  • 18404699

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2384

end page

  • 92

volume

  • 112

number

  • 11