Survival and years of life lost in different age cohorts of patients with multiple myeloma.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Volume 28, Issue 9, p.1599-605 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Adult, Age Factors, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Center-Authored Paper, Cost of Illness, Europe, Female, Humans, Japan, Male, Middle Aged, Multiple Myeloma, North America, Prognosis, Public Health Sciences Division, Survival Analysis, Time Factors, Young Adult

Abstract:

To assess the impact of age on outcome and to analyze the projected years of life lost in patients with multiple myeloma.