Definition of Biochemical Recurrence After Radical Prostatectomy Does Not Substantially Impact Prognostic Factor Estimates Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

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

abstract

  • Estimates of risk ratios and predictive accuracy are generally robust to the biochemical recurrence definition. For clinical research, groups using different definitions will come to similar conclusions on prognostic factors. The definition should be factored into studies comparing overall recurrence probabilities.

publication date

  • March 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2919806

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.juro.2009.11.027

PubMed ID

  • 20083281

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 984

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 183

number

  • 3