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Evaluation of four comorbidity indices and Charlson comorbidity index adjustment for colorectal cancer patients

International Journal of Colorectal Disease

Jul 30, 2014

Stefano MarventanoAntonio Biondi

Abstract

Cancer survival is related not only to primary malignancy but also to concomitant nonmalignant diseases. The aim of this study was to investigate the prognostic capacity of four comorbidity indices [the Charlson comorbidity index (CCI), the Elixhauser method, the National Institute on A...read more

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Colorectal Neoplasms
Cardiovascular Diseases
Primary Malignant Neoplasm
Colorectal Cancer Pathway
Comorbidity
Colorectal Carcinoma
Malignant Neoplasms
Neoplasms, Second Primary
Cystic Kidney Diseases
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
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Evaluation of four comorbidity indices and Charlson comorbidity index adjustment for colorectal cancer patients

International Journal of Colorectal Disease

Jul 30, 2014

Stefano MarventanoAntonio Biondi

PMID: 25064390

DOI: 10.1007/s00384-014-1972-1

Abstract

Cancer survival is related not only to primary malignancy but also to concomitant nonmalignant diseases. The aim of this study was to investigate the prognostic capacity of four comorbidity indices [the Charlson comorbidity index (CCI), the Elixhauser method, the National Institute on A...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Colorectal Neoplasms
Cardiovascular Diseases
Primary Malignant Neoplasm
Colorectal Cancer Pathway
Comorbidity
Colorectal Carcinoma
Malignant Neoplasms
Neoplasms, Second Primary
Cystic Kidney Diseases
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

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