The Patterns of Care Outcome Study for cancer of the uterine cervix. Results of the Second National Practice Survey.

@article{Coia1990ThePO,
  title={The Patterns of Care Outcome Study for cancer of the uterine cervix. Results of the Second National Practice Survey.},
  author={Lawrence R. Coia and M. C. Won and Rachelle Lanciano and Victor Marcial and Karen L Martz and Gerald E. Hanks},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1990},
  volume={66 12},
  pages={2451-6}
}
This report summarizes the outcome results of the Patterns of Care Study (PCS) of cancer of the uterine cervix from 565 patients treated in 1978. The 5-year survival with no evidence of disease was: Stage I, 74%; Stage II, 56%; and Stage III, 33%. The 5-year local in-field failure rate was: Stage I, 12%, Stage II, 27%; and Stage III, 51%. Extent of… CONTINUE READING