Characteristics of patients who survived <, 3 months or >2 years after surgery for spinal metastases: Can we avoid inappropriate patient selection? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Spinal Neoplasms

abstract

  • Poor performance status at presentation is the strongest indicator of poor short-term survival, whereas low disease load and favorable tumor histology are associated with longer-term survival.

authors

publication date

  • September 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2015.65.1497

PubMed ID

  • 27400936

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3054

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 34

number

  • 25