prognostic indicators

prognostic indicators

factors, such as staging, tumor type, and laboratory studies, that may indicate treatment effectiveness and outcomes.
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The majority of successful proposals focus on novel treatments and prognostic indicators for aggressive forms of prostate cancer-tumors that will recur, progress, and metastasize.
CPDR has discovered a number of genetic and biochemical prostate cancer markers with the potential to be used as early diagnostic or prognostic indicators.
Specifically, the hypotheses are that (i) measures of methylation of DNA from peripheral blood and saliva are associated with breast cancer risk; (ii) measures of methylation of DNA from breast tumours are important prognostic indicators.
At GU-ASCO 2014, there were 2 other oral abstract presentations dealing with prognostic indicators in specific populations of patients with RCC.
These results also provide clinicians with prognostic indicators for those patients likely to exhibit a rapid recovery, as well as those at risk of ongoing neck pain-related disability after three months.
9) On the contrary, an intertrochanteric fracture and an intramedullary hip screw were negative prognostic indicators, indicating possible need for discharge to another care facility from the acute care setting.
Galectin-3 reflects the pathophysiology of heart failure and is one of the most powerful prognostic indicators in heart failure.
Rhouma and co-authors present two outcome predictive models for replanted avulsed teeth based on early prognostic indicators.
West Nile virus encephalitis: clinical diagnostic and prognostic indicators in compromised host.
Concurrent sessions cover a wide range of subjects, including renal complications, late complications of radiation therapy, prognostic indicators, integrative medicine, sepsis management, advanced neurologic assessment, genetics, malpractice, and crucial conversations in supportive care.
In this paper we explore the use of progressions, or views of the future, as prognostic indicators of therapeutic progress and as valuable tools for ego strengthening and for the integration of clinical material.
It is especially unique in that it included fitness tests as prognostic indicators for CVD risk.