Published in Health and Medicine Week, August 7th, 2006
"To estimate hepatocarcinogenesis rates in patients with HCV-related cirrhosis, an accurate prediction table was created," wrote K. Ikeda and colleagues, Toranomon General Hospital.
"A total of 183 patients between 1974 and 1990 were assessed for carcinogenesis rate and risk factors. Predicted carcinogenesis rates were validated using a cohort from the same hospital between 1991 and 2003 (n=302) and an external cohort from Tokyo...
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