Accession Number : ADA322327

Title :   Developing and Implementing the AJCC Prognostic System for Breast Cancer.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 1 Aug 95-31 Jul 96,

Corporate Author : NEVADA UNIV RENO

Personal Author(s) : Goodman, Philip H.

PDF Url : ADA322327

Report Date : AUG 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The goal of this project is the creation of a computer-based prognostic system for breast cancer that: (1) is significantly more accurate than the TNM staging system, (2) that predicts survival over time based on therapy, and (3) presents its predictions in a manner that physicians can understand and use.

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAMS, *BREAST CANCER, NEURAL NETS, SURVIVABILITY, THERAPY, PHYSICIANS, STAGING.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Cybernetics
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE