By applying the Cox regression model to 226 cases of intraocular melanoma, the authors detected a statistical association between tumor‐related measurements and 42 deaths that were recorded as due to causes other than melanoma within 10 years of follow‐up. This association may reflect a number of events, including errors in assignment of cause of death and confounding from any one of several sources.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|State||Published - Jun 1 1986|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cancer Research