prognostic indicators

prognostic indicators

factors, such as staging, tumor type, and laboratory studies, that may indicate treatment effectiveness and outcomes.
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A day-16 blast number is another prognostic indicators observed by German AML Cooperative Group (AMLCG).
0282) were prognostic indicators of not remaining seizure free for one year.
The monitoring of such prognostic factors will help screen patients with poor prognosis more accurately and will complement the currently known prognostic indicators.
Summers and Saunders (2012) found that patterns of impairments on verbal and visual episodic memory, working memory, short-term memory, and attentional processing can be strong prognostic indicators of development of AD.
Proliferative activity and prognostic indicators in pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma.
Use of immunohistochemistry for the tyrosine kinase receptor (KIT) and for Ki-67 as other prognostic indicators for MCCT has also been established (KIUPEL et al.
13 Since prognostic indicators are likely to take on increasing importance as a diagnostic tool for selection of patients for CDs provision, the need for further research in this area has never been higher.
Prognostic indicators of open globe injuries in children.
Negative prognostic indicators include multiple extra ocular muscle avulsion, corneo-sceral rupture and hyphema.
The observations were focused on certain prognostic indicators, which include patient age at the time of surgery, type of atresia, presence of bile flow at the time of surgery, presence of liver cirrhosis, liver function with regard to bilirubin level and number of episodes of post-operative cholangitis.
However, various hostrelated factors, including weight loss (cachexia), performance status, and systemic inflammatory response (SIR), have been suggested as potential prognostic indicators in cancer patients.
CPDR has discovered a number of genetic and biochemical prostate cancer markers with the potential to be used as early diagnostic or prognostic indicators.