Postoperative systems models more accurately predict risk of significant disease progression than standard risk groups and a 10-year postoperative nomogram: Potential impact on the receipt of adjuvant therapy after surgery Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Nomograms
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Risk Assessment

abstract

  • Risk assessment models that incorporate characteristics from the patient's own tumour specimen are more accurate than clinical-only nomograms for predicting significant disease outcome. Systems-based tools should provide useful information concerning the appropriate receipt of adjuvant therapy in the post-surgical setting.

publication date

  • January 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4035101

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2011.10398.x

PubMed ID

  • 21771247

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 40

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 109

number

  • 1