Multivariate Analysis of Prognostic Factors in Patients with Glioblastoma

  title={Multivariate Analysis of Prognostic Factors in Patients with Glioblastoma},
  author={Johannes Lutterbach and Willi Sauerbrei and Roland Guttenberger},
  journal={Strahlentherapie und Onkologie},
To identify prognostic factors for overall survival in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma undergoing radiation therapy. Patients and Methods: From January 1980 to June 2000, we treated 432 consecutive patients with glioblastoma at out institution. 17 patients were excluded from the analysis for various reasons. Mean age of the 415 patients who were included in the study was 59 years (19–81 years), Karnofsky performance status (KPS) was ≥ 70 in 280 patients. 343 patients underwent… CONTINUE READING
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