Effect of age, tumor risk, and comorbidity on competing risks for survival in a U.S. population-based cohort of men with prostate cancer.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Annals of internal medicine, Volume 158, Issue 10, p.709-17 (2013)

Keywords:

2013, June 2013, Public Health Sciences Division

Abstract:

Accurate estimation of life expectancy is essential to offering appropriate care to men with early-stage prostate cancer, but mortality risks associated with comorbidity are poorly defined.