Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 212 items for :

Clear All
Open access

Dong Cen, Hui Liu, Zhe Wan, Zhongjie Lin, Yanting Wang, Junjie Xu and Yuelong Liang

especially in older adults of 78–84 years of age, with an incidence rate of 3.56 per 100,000 ( 1 , 3 ). As a result of improvements in therapies, increased overall survival was found in patients with a distant stage of GEP-NEN ( 1 ). Regarding treatment

Open access

Andrea Mazurat, Andrea Torroni, Jane Hendrickson-Rebizant, Harbinder Benning, Richard W Nason and K Alok Pathak

stratification. Several studies have shown that the relationship between the age at diagnosis and the disease-specific survival (DSS) of WDTC is inversely proportional and is better represented by an exponential function, suggesting that age should preferably be

Open access

Norra Kwong, Ellen Marqusee, Michael S Gordon, P Reed Larsen, Jeffrey R Garber, Matthew I Kim and Erik K Alexander

their guarded prognosis. The 10-year survival rate for patients with distant metastatic thyroid cancer ranges from 26 to 60% (21, 22, 23) . As a result, more aggressive and repeated therapies are often employed. For instance, most patients with

Open access

Filomena Cetani, Chiara Banti, Elena Pardi, Simona Borsari, Paolo Viacava, Paolo Miccoli, Liborio Torregrossa, Fulvio Basolo, Maria Rosa Pelizzo, Massimo Rugge, Gianmaria Pennelli, Guido Gasparri, Mauro Papotti, Marco Volante, Edda Vignali, Federica Saponaro and Claudio Marcocci

test, or Fisher test, as appropriate. Differences in the overall survival (time to death of the disease) among patient groups were evaluated by the Kaplan–Meier method, and P values were calculated by the log-rank test. A P value of <0.05 was

Open access

Marra Jai Aghajani, Tara Laurine Roberts, Tao Yang, Charles Eugenio McCafferty, Nicole J Caixeiro, Paul DeSouza and Navin Niles

become refractory to RAI, which is associated with a 10-year survival rate of only 10% ( 4 , 5 ). As mortality rates remain high for patients with advanced or metastatic DTC, continued research exploring novel molecular-based biomarkers that can enhance

Open access

K G Samsom, L M van Veenendaal, G D Valk, M R Vriens, M E T Tesselaar and J G van den Berg

patients with sporadic SI-NETs, the determinant of genetic or epigenetic alterations and the outcomes of prognosis, survival or progression. Synonyms of SI-NETs and (epi)genetic alterations with the outcome described as prognosis, survival and progression

Open access

Ashley K Clift, Omar Faiz, Robert Goldin, John Martin, Harpreet Wasan, Marc-Olaf Liedke, Erik Schloericke, Anna Malczewska, Guido Rindi, Mark Kidd, Irvin M Modlin and Andrea Frilling

/UICC) staging and grading system ( 16 ). Although these have been shown to correlate with survival in large cohorts of patients ( 17 , 18 ), precise prognostication and definition of management strategies for individual patients remain elusive. Significant

Open access

Huy Gia Vuong, Uyen N P Duong, Ahmed M A Altibi, Hanh T T Ngo, Thong Quang Pham, Hung Minh Tran, Greta Gandolfi and Lewis Hassell

, 35 articles with a total of 17,732 PTC patients were included for final analysis ( Fig. 1 ). Figure 1 Study flowchart. DFS, disease-free survival; DSS, disease-specific survival; HR, hazard ratio; KMC, Kaplan Meier curve; VHL, Virtual Health

Open access

Ishita Gupta, Allal Ouhtit, Adil Al-Ajmi, Syed Gauhar A Rizvi, Hamad Al-Riyami, Marwa Al-Riyami and Yahya Tamimi

polymorphisms and breast cancer disease. Kaplan–Meier method was used for survival analysis and significant differences between gene expression and overall survival was compared using the log-rank test. Based on a previous study ( 6 ), breast cancer patients

Open access

T Szarvas, B Jardin-Watelet, N Bourgoin, M J Hoffmann, P Nyirády, C Oláh, T Széll, A Csizmarik, B Hadaschik and H Reis

of the patients received neoadjuvant chemotherapy prior to surgery. Clinical data including age, gender, tumor stage, grade, lymph node (LN) status, presence of distant metastasis and details on survival were obtained from the medical records and