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Table 1 Multivariate analysis of the Dicer mRNA in normal mucosa, gender, age, tumour site, stage and differentiation in relation to patient survival

From: Dicer and miRNA in relation to clinicopathological variables in colorectal cancer patients

Variables n Hazard Ratio 95% CI P
Dicer mRNA     0.0006
   Low 106 1.000 -  
   High 37 3.682 1.749 - 7.750  
Gender     0.462
   Male 91 1.000 -  
   Female 52 0.744 0.337 - 1.639  
Age (years)     0.052
   ≤ 72 60 1.000 -  
   > 72 83 2.082 0.993 - 4.363  
Tumour site     0.072
   Colon 88 1.000 -  
   Rectum 55 0.478 0.214 - 1.069  
Stage     < 0.0001
   I 20 1.000 -  
   II 75 0.903 0.189 - 4.317  
   III 33 3.651 0.793 - 16.803  
   IV 15 16.726 3.335 - 83.871  
Differentiation     0.415
   Better 103 1.000 -  
   Worse 40 1.398 0.625 - 3.130