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Table 2 Results of prognostic effects of CRC patients

From: Log odds of positive lymph nodes as a novel prognostic predictor for colorectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Group Studies(N) I2 statistic Model Selected HR [95% CI] Egger’s Test p Value
OS
 LODDS1 versus LODDS0 9 18.30% Random 1.77 (1.38, 2.28) 0.729
 LODDS2 versus LODDS0 9 0.00% Random 3.49 (2.88, 4.23) 0.265
DFS
 LODDS1 versus LODDS0 4 35.00% Random 1.82 (1.23, 2.68) 0.860
 LODDS2 versus LODDS0 3 0.00% Random 4.53 (3.14, 6.55) 0.949
  1. Abbreviations: CRC Colorectal cancer, HR Hazard ratio, OS Overall survival, DFS Disease-free survival, LODDS Log odds of positive lymph nodes