The application of the palliative prognostic index, charlson comorbidity index, and Glasgow prognostic score in predicting the life expectancy of patients with hematologic malignancies under palliative care


BACKGROUND The clinical course for hematologic malignancy varies widely and no prognostic tool is available for patients with a hematologic malignancy under palliative care. To assess the application of the Palliative Prognostic Index (PPI), Charlson Comorbidity Index (CCI), and Glasgow Prognostic Score (GPS) as prognostic tools in patients with hematologic… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12904-015-0011-5


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