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of or relating to prediction

a phenomenon that serves as a sign or warning of some future good or evil

Synonyms for prognostic

of or relating to prediction

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"These findings suggest that calculated tumor area should be prioritized for investigation to verify its prognostic value and to assess its applicability and acceptability in routine practice," the authors write.
A few reports demonstrated that the depth of cancer penetration was a vital prognostic tool for survival and recurrence in patients with CRC after curative operation (11, 25).
This study aimed to see the impact of baseline prognostic factors on the outcome of Hodgkin's lymphoma.
- UK-based PredictImmune, developers of prognostic tools for guiding treatment options and improving patient outcomes in immune-mediated diseases, has entered into a commercial agreement with Addenbrooke's hospital, part of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, to provide PredictSURE IBD to clinicians and gastroenterologists in the UK and Ireland, the company said.
In order to evaluate the effectiveness of the proposed prognostic methods we collected data for four types of faults for one year with an hourly sampling rate:
The main identified ones were crucial clinicopathologic and surgical factors, including lymph node metastasis, tumor histology grade, peri-neural invasion, and resection margin.[6],[7],[8],[9] On the other hand, data on prognostic biomarkers in PC, particularly for resectable patients, were also accumulated.[10],[11] However, further candidates need to be supplemented.
The prognostic values of these variables are independent of other clinicopathological variables, such as patient age, lymph node status, histologic grade, tumor size, estrogen receptor (ER) status, and systemic therapy.
In a recent post-hoc analysis of the COU-AA-301 study, a prognostic model was developed for predicting OS in post-docetaxel patients treated with abiraterone.
Therefore, reliable prognostic parameters that can be easily incorporated into clinical practice are essential.
Recently, inflammation-based index and scoring systems, such as the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR), platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio (PLR), C-reactive protein (CRP)/albumin (Alb) ratio, Glasgow Prognostic Score (GPS), and modified GPS, have been reported as useful prognostic indicators in HCC [9-13].
A univariate log-rank analysis was used to assess potential prognostic factors for OS, and the independent significant factors were investigated by multivariate Cox regression analyses for which the p value was less than 0.05.
The prognosis of CLL patients is still based on clinico-pathological finding; however, extensive research in the field during the last decade has unleashed the prospect of adding new prognostic biomarkers for CLL in the clinical routine [7], such as cytogenetic markers, mutational status of the immunoglobulin heavy chain variable region (IGHV), CD38 expression, and zeta-chain-associated protein kinase 70 kDa (ZAP70) expression in leukemic B cells [8, 9].
- By utilizing the advanced prognostic algorithms of Cassantec AG, which allow to optimize the Remaining Useful Life of assets -
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is pleased to announce the award of an MDA Venture Philanthropy (MVP) grant totaling $233,200 to Scottsdale, Arizona-based Iron Horse Diagnostics to support development of a prognostic test for ALS.
Several studies have demonstrated that MammaPrint is an independent prognostic factor in patients with ALN-negative breast cancer (16-18).