Prognostic factors in patients with cervix cancer treated by radiation therapy: results of a multiple regression analysis.

@article{Fyles1995PrognosticFI,
  title={Prognostic factors in patients with cervix cancer treated by radiation therapy: results of a multiple regression analysis.},
  author={Anthony W. Fyles and Melania Pintilie and Peter Kirkbride and Wilf Levin and Lee A Manchul and George Rawlings},
  journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology},
  year={1995},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={107-17}
}
A retrospective analysis of 965 patients with invasive cervix cancer treated by radiation therapy between 1976 and 1981 was performed in order to evaluate prognostic factors for disease-free survival (DFS) and pelvic control. FIGO stage was the most powerful prognostic factor followed by radiation dose and treatment duration (P values = 0.0001). If the analysis was limited to patients treated with radical doses of 75 Gy or more, dose was no longer significant. Young age at diagnosis, non… CONTINUE READING

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