Patterns of care outcome studies. Results of the national practice in Hodgkin's disease.

The outcome of treatment for Hodgkin's disease has been determined for 407 patients treated in 1973. A two-level random sampling assures that these results are representative of the national practice. Actuarial analysis of recurrence-free survival at four years is: Stage IA, 80%; Stage IIA, 75%; Stage IIIA, 60%; combined Stages IB, IIB, and IIIB, 50… CONTINUE READING