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Predicting survival time in noncurative patients with advanced cancer: a prospective study in China.

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BACKGROUND: Accurate prediction of prognosis for cancer patients is important for good clinical decision making in therapeutic and care strategies. The application of prognostic tools and indicators could improve prediction accuracy. OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to develop a new prognostic scale to predict survival time of advanced cancer patients in China. METHODS: We prospectively collected items that we anticipated might influence survival time of advanced cancer patients. Participants were...

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10.1089/jpm.2013.0368

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Theology Faculty
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Author
Journal:
Journal of palliative medicine More from this journal
Volume:
17
Issue:
5
Pages:
545-552
Publication date:
2014-05-01
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EISSN:
1557-7740
ISSN:
1096-6218
Language:
English
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uuid:f9bec545-cd3a-43dc-aee3-a74f836fecc9
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pubs:470483
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470483
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2014-07-05

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