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Table 4 Multivariate Analysis of Overall Survival, Cox Model (n = 130)

From: Brain metastases from breast cancer: prognostic significance of HER-2 overexpression, effect of trastuzumab and cause of death

Covariate Comparison Hazard Ratio for death
[CI 95%]
P
N = 127
HER-2 positive patients treated with trastuzumab Yes vs No 0.49 [0.29;0.83] 0.00810
KPS ≥ 70 vs. < 70 0.56 [0.37; 0.85] 0.00578
  1. Abbreviations: KPS: Karnofsky performance status