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Table 3 Optimal cutoff for association with OS

From: Prognostic value of adipose tissue and muscle mass in advanced colorectal cancer: a post hoc analysis of two non-randomized phase II trials

  Optimal cutoff
for association with OS
high
N (%)
low
N (%)
Skeletal muscle index 47.5 54 (25%) 163 (75%)
Muscle density 22.5 175 (81%) 42 (19%)
Subcutaneous fat index 50 129 (59%) 88 (41%)
Subcutaneous fat density -100 110 (51%) 107 (49%)
Visceral fat index 60 64 (29%) 153 (71%)
Visceral fat density −90 102 (47%) 115 (53%)
  1. Skeletal muscle index, subcutaneous fat index, visceral fat index are expressed in cm2/m2; muscle density, subcutaneous fat density, visceral fat density are expressed in HU