How accurate are physicians' clinical predictions of survival and the available prognostic tools in estimating survival times in terminally ill cancer patients? A systematic review

Alternate title: 
J2 - Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol)
Secondary title: 
T2 - Clinical Oncology (Royal College of Radiologists)
Short title: 
How accurate are physicians' clinical predictions of survival and the available prognostic tools in estimating survival times in terminally ill cancer patients? A systematic review
Authors: 
Chow, E.
Harth, T.
Hruby, G.
Finkelstein, J.
Wu, J.
Danjoux, C.
Volume: 
13
Start page: 
209-18
Annotations: 
Type A, Priority 1, prognosis
Year: 
2001
Accession number: 
11527298
Database: 
MEDLINE SR
Number: 
M1 - 3
Serial: 
0936-6555
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Review
ID: 
12264
Notes: 
N1 - Chow E
Harth T
Hruby G
Finkelstein J
Wu J
Danjoux C
Key words: 
Cognition Disorders
Deglutition Disorders
*Health Status
Humans
*Life Expectancy
Medical Oncology
*Neoplasms/pa [Pathology]
Predictive Value of Tests
Prognosis
Sensitivity and Specificity
Survival Analysis
Weight Loss
Types of evidence: 
Type A
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 1: Recognise
Other annotations: 
Prognosis