Five-year survival and median survival time of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia.

@article{SitiAzrin2014FiveyearSA,
  title={Five-year survival and median survival time of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia.},
  author={Ab Hamid Siti-Azrin and Bachok Norsa'adah and Nyi Nyi Naing},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 15},
  pages={6455-9}
}
BACKGROUND Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is the fourth most common cancer in Malaysia. The objective of this study was to determine the five-year survival rate and median survival time of NPC patients in Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). METHODS One hundred and thirty four NPC cases confirmed by histopathology in Hospital USM between 1st January 1998 and 31st December 2007 that fulfilled the inclusion and exclusion criteria were retrospectively reviewed. Survival time of NPC patients… CONTINUE READING

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