The Glasgow Prognostic Score, an inflammation based prognostic score, predicts survival in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma

@inproceedings{Kinoshita2012TheGP,
  title={The Glasgow Prognostic Score, an inflammation based prognostic score, predicts survival in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma},
  author={Akiyoshi Kinoshita Akiyoshi Kinoshita and Hiroshi Onoda and Nami Imai and Akira Iwaku and Mutumi Oishi and Ken Tanaka and Nao Fushiya and Kazuhiko Koike and Hirokazu Nishino and Masato Matsushima and Chisato Saeki and Hisao Tajiri},
  booktitle={BMC Cancer},
  year={2012}
}
Elevated Glasgow Prognostic Score (GPS) has been related to poor prognosis in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) undergoing surgical resection or receiving sorafenib. The aim of this study was to investigate the prognostic value of GPS in patients with various stages of the disease and with different liver functional status. One hundred and fifty patients with newly diagnosed HCC were prospectively evaluated. Patients were divided according to their GPS scores. Univariate and… CONTINUE READING

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