Greater influence of age than co-morbidity on primary treatment and complications of prostate cancer patients: an in-depth population-based study

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We investigated the influence of age and co-morbidity on treatment, the occurrence of serious non-urological complications of treatment and prognosis for prostate cancer patients diagnosed and treated in community hospitals. Additional information from a random sample of 505 prostate cancer patients (aged 40 years or older) from the Eindhoven Cancer… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.pcan.4500868

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@article{Houterman2006GreaterIO, title={Greater influence of age than co-morbidity on primary treatment and complications of prostate cancer patients: an in-depth population-based study}, author={Saskia Houterman and M. L. G. Janssen-Heijnen and C D G W Verheij and Paul J. M. Kil and Hetty A. van den Berg and J. W. Coebergh}, journal={Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases}, year={2006}, volume={9}, pages={179-184} }