Predicting survival for surgery of metastatic spinal cord compression in prostate cancer: a new score.

@article{Crnalic2012PredictingSF,
  title={Predicting survival for surgery of metastatic spinal cord compression in prostate cancer: a new score.},
  author={Sead Crnalic and Richard L{\"o}fvenberg and Anders Bergh and Anders Widmark and Christer Hildingsson},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2012},
  volume={37 26},
  pages={2168-76}
}
STUDY DESIGN We retrospectively analyzed prognostic factors for survival in patients with prostate cancer operated for metastatic spinal cord compression. OBJECTIVE The aim was to obtain a clinical score for prediction of survival after surgery. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Survival prognosis is important when deciding about treatment of patients with… CONTINUE READING