External validation of a nomogram predicting overall survival of patients diagnosed with endometrial cancer.

@article{Polterauer2012ExternalVO,
  title={External validation of a nomogram predicting overall survival of patients diagnosed with endometrial cancer.},
  author={Stephan Polterauer and Qin Zhou and Christoph Grimm and Veronika Seebacher and Alexander Reinthaller and Gerda Hofstetter and Nicole Concin and Mario M M Leitao and Richard R. Barakat and Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum and Alexia Iasonos},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={125 3},
  pages={526-30}
}
OBJECTIVES Nomograms are predictive models that provide the overall probability of a specific outcome. Nomograms have shown better individual discrimination than currently used staging systems in numerous tumor entities. Recently, a nomogram for predicting overall survival (OS) in women with endometrial cancer was introduced by Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC). The aim of this study was to test the validity of the MSKCC endometrial cancer nomogram using an independent, external… CONTINUE READING

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