Prognostic factors in osteosarcomas. A regression analysis.

  title={Prognostic factors in osteosarcomas. A regression analysis.},
  author={S\oren M\oller Bentzen and Hans Skovgaard Poulsen and S Kaae and Ole M\oller Jensen and Helen Johansen and Henning T. Mouridsen and S\oren Daugaard and Cristina Arnoldi},
  volume={62 1},
A multivariate regression analysis of survival data, using the Cox proportional hazards model (PHM), was performed on the retrospective material of 184 osteosarcoma patients treated at the Aarhus and Copenhagen oncology centers, Denmark, from 1963 to 1984. All patients were previously untreated. Radical surgery, in general ablative when possible, was the primary treatment goal throughout this period. A number of clinical and pathologic variables were tested in the model to elucidate their… CONTINUE READING