Successful external validation of a model to predict other cause mortality in localized prostate cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Decision Support Techniques
  • Models, Statistical
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • We successfully created and externally validated a new life expectancy prediction model that, while imperfect, has clear advantages to any alternative. We urge consideration of its use in counseling patients with localized prostate cancer.

publication date

  • February 9, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4748497

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/s12916-016-0572-z

PubMed ID

  • 26860993

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 25

volume

  • 14

number

  • 1