Estimating the risk of endometrial cancer in symptomatic postmenopausal women: a novel clinical prediction model based on patients' characteristics.

@article{Burbos2011EstimatingTR,
  title={Estimating the risk of endometrial cancer in symptomatic postmenopausal women: a novel clinical prediction model based on patients' characteristics.},
  author={Nikolaos Burbos and Patrick Musonda and Timothy J. Duncan and Simon G Crocker and Edward Patrick Morris and Joaquin J. Nieto},
  journal={International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society},
  year={2011},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={500-6}
}
INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to develop a multivariable model to predict the risk of endometrial carcinoma in postmenopausal women with vaginal bleeding using individuals' clinical characteristics. PATIENTS AND METHODS This prospective study of consecutive postmenopausal women presenting with vaginal bleeding was conducted at a gynecological oncology center in the United Kingdom for a 46-month period. All women underwent transvaginal ultrasound scanning as the initial investigation… CONTINUE READING
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