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http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2011.121
Research Article

Comorbidity, Use of Common Medications, and Risk of Early Death in Patients with Localized or Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer

1Department of Oncology and Palliative Medicine, Nordland Hospital, Bodø, Norway
2Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
3Northern Norway Regional Health Authority, Bodø, Norway

Received 31 March 2011; Revised 31 May 2011; Accepted 6 June 2011

Academic Editor: Scott Eggener

Copyright © 2011 Carsten Nieder et al.

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