Assessing the risk of lymph node invasion in patients with intermediate risk prostate cancer treated with extended pelvic lymph node dissection. A novel prediction tool

MATERIALS AND METHODS The study included 982 consecutive men with intermediate risk PCa treated with ePLND and radical prostatectomy at a single center

Alberto Briganti

2011

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  • MATERIALS AND METHODSThe study included 982 consecutive men with intermediate risk PCa treated with ePLND and radical prostatectomy at a single center
  • 982 consecutive men with intermediate risk PCa treated with ePLND
  • the nonparametric tree modeling technique of classification and regression tree analysis which relied on pre-operative PSA
  • The area under the receiver characteristic curve method was used to quantify the accuracy of the model
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