Prognostic factors in the initial response to therapy by patients with advanced breast cancer.

@article{George1978PrognosticFI,
  title={Prognostic factors in the initial response to therapy by patients with advanced breast cancer.},
  author={Stephen L. George and Barth Hoogstraten},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  year={1978},
  volume={60 4},
  pages={731-6}
}
Identification of important prognostic factors with respect to the patient's initial response to therapy was made from a set of 25 covariates available on 281 patients with advanced breast cancer. Since the patients studied were all participants in a randomized clinical trial that involved three different treatment regimens (repeated weekly treatment of a combination of cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, vincristine, and prednisone; intermittent treatment of the same preceding five… CONTINUE READING
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