A multivariate analysis of patients with glioma: a treatment outcome and prognostic factor for survival.

@article{Siangprasertkij2008AMA,
  title={A multivariate analysis of patients with glioma: a treatment outcome and prognostic factor for survival.},
  author={Chaiyot Siangprasertkij and Yot Navalitloha},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={2008},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={491-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the treatment outcome and to examine the influence of factors on survival of patients with glioma. MATERIAL AND METHOD One hundred and eighty-nine patients were included. Data on the patient's age, sex, KPS score, tumor location and survival time were collected and analyzed. RESULTS Tumor grade and age had effect on survival of the patients. The median survival time (MST) of patients with grade II-IV glioma was 80.0, 20.0 and 9 months, respectively. Only the tumor site… CONTINUE READING