Journal of Oncology / 2014 / Article / Tab 3

Clinical Study

Development of a Score Predicting Survival after Palliative Reirradiation

Table 3

Prognostic scores based on four parameters predicting survival in multivariate analysis. Endpoints: death within 1 month (variant 1) and death within 2 months (variant 2).

ParameterDied within 1 monthPoints1Died within 2 monthsPoints1

Karnofsky PS
 70–1002%07%1
 ≤6015%1.539%4
Known liver metastases
 No4%08%1
 Yes11%149%5
Pleural effusion
 No4%014%1
 Yes33%350%5
Use of steroids
 No3%010%1
 Yes11%128%3
Minimum sum score04
Maximum sum score6.517

PS: performance status.
1Death rate divided by 10.