Interleukin-6 but not tumour necrosis factor-alpha predicts survival in patients with advanced cancer

Alternate title: 
J2 - Support Care Cancer
Secondary title: 
T2 - Supportive Care in Cancer
Short title: 
Interleukin-6 but not tumour necrosis factor-alpha predicts survival in patients with advanced cancer
Authors: 
Suh, Sang-Yeon
Choi, Youn Seon
Yeom, Chang Hwan
Kwak, Sang Mi
Yoon, Ho Min
Kim, Dae Gyun
Koh, Su-Jin
Park, Jeanno
Lee, Myung Ah
Lee, Yong Joo
Seo, Ah-Ram
Ahn, Hong-Yup
Yim, Eunji
Volume: 
21
Start page: 
3071-7
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 1, prognosis
Date: 
Nov
Year: 
2013
Accession number: 
23828393
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 11
Serial: 
1433-7339
Type of work: 
M3 - Multicenter Study Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
ID: 
13060
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00520-013-1878-4
Notes: 
N1 - Suh SY Choi YS Yeom CH Kwak SM Yoon HM Kim DG Koh SJ Park J Lee MA Lee YJ Seo AR Ahn HY Yim E
Key words: 
Aged
Anorexia/me [Metabolism]
Anorexia/mo [Mortality]
Cachexia/me [Metabolism]
Cachexia/mo [Mortality]
Female
Hospices
Humans
*Interleukin-6/bl [Blood]
Kaplan-Meier Estimate
Male
Middle Aged
*Neoplasms/me [Metabolism]
*Neoplasms/mo [Mortality]
Palliative Care
Predictive Value of Tests
Prognosis
Proportional Hazards Models
Prospective Studies
Republic of Korea/ep [Epidemiology]
Risk Factors
*Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha/bl [Blood]
0 (IL6 protein, human)
0 (Interleukin-6)
0 (Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha)
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 1: Recognise
Other annotations: 
Prognosis