median survival

median survival

The middle point of longevity of a population: an equal number of people live longer than the median as the number of people who die earlier than the median.
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Median overall survival from 2000 until 2011 was 22 months for the 68 statin users, significantly longer than the 18-month median survival for the 571 non-statin users, Dr.
Median survival in trial S8494, which enrolled patients from 1985 to 1986, was 30 months, and median survival in trial S8894, which enrolled patients from 1989 to 1994, was 33 months.
For 11 out of 20 cancers studied, median survival time was predicted to be more than five years.
The charity has calculated median survival times - the time it takes until
The Phase 2 trial results with a median survival of 19 months in refractory melanoma patients are definitely promising," Noble Financial Capital analyst Brian McCarthy said.
The median survival of MM patients treated with standard dose chemotherapy is only about three years.
Their median survival was only six months after diagnosis, even after the introduction of HAART.
Optimal debulking was associated with superior progression-free survival and median survival times, reported Dr.
The median survival time for the 205 women getting the abdominal infusions was 66 months, the longest ever recorded for a group treated for this stage of ovarian cancer, the researchers report in the Jan.
However, no treatment is currently available for patients who have failed hormone therapy, and median survival time for these patients is approximately 13 months.
15,16] Second, patients in whom a solitary renal metastasis develops following treatment of the primary tumor have a better prognosis than those who initially present with metastatic disease; the median survival in the latter group has been reported to be only 1 year.