Development of prognostic factors and survival in cutaneous melanoma over 25 years: An analysis of the Central Malignant Melanoma Registry of the German Dermatological Society.

@article{Buettner2005DevelopmentOP,
  title={Development of prognostic factors and survival in cutaneous melanoma over 25 years: An analysis of the Central Malignant Melanoma Registry of the German Dermatological Society.},
  author={Petra Gertraud Buettner and Ulrike Leiter and Thomas Kurt Eigentler and Claus Garbe},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2005},
  volume={103 3},
  pages={616-24}
}
BACKGROUND Recent studies revealed that incidence rates of cutaneous melanoma (CM) were leveling off predominantly among younger people and patterns suggested birth-cohort effects. The current study analyzed the development of prognostic factors and survival in incident CM over 25 years. METHODS All 45,483 patients with incident CM diagnosed between 1976 and 2000 recorded by the German Central Malignant Melanoma Registry were considered. Linear and logistic regression analyses were used to… CONTINUE READING

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