Donald C McMillan

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Cancer and systemic inflammation: treat the tumour and treat the host
    C S D Roxburgh
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    Br J Cancer 110:1409-12. 2014
  2. pmc Clinical utility of the Glasgow Prognostic Score in patients undergoing curative nephrectomy for renal clear cell cancer: basis of new prognostic scoring systems
    G W A Lamb
    Department of Urology, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    Br J Cancer 106:279-83. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The systemic inflammation-based Glasgow Prognostic Score: a decade of experience in patients with cancer
    Donald C McMillan
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, United Kingdom
    Cancer Treat Rev 39:534-40. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of the prognostic value of tumour and patient related factors in patients undergoing potentially curative resection of gastric cancer
    Sumanta Dutta
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Am J Surg 204:294-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Optimization of the systemic inflammation-based Glasgow prognostic score: a Glasgow Inflammation Outcome Study
    Michael J Proctor
    Academic Unit of Surgery, University of Glasgow School of Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Cancer 119:2325-32. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of the prognostic value of tumour- and patient-related factors in patients undergoing potentially curative resection of oesophageal cancer
    Sumanta Dutta
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Wolfson Medical School Bldg, University Ave, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Scotland, UK
    World J Surg 35:1861-6. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Interrelationships between tumor proliferative activity, leucocyte and macrophage infiltration, systemic inflammatory response, and survival in patients selected for potentially curative resection for gastroesophageal cancer
    Andrew B C Crumley
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Royal Infirmary, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2604-12. 2011
  8. doi request reprint C-reactive protein as a predictor of postoperative infective complications after curative resection in patients with colorectal cancer
    Jonathan J Platt
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4168-77. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of pre-treatment clinical prognostic factors in patients with gastro-oesophageal cancer and proposal of a new staging system
    Andrew B C Crumley
    University Department of Surgery, University of Glasgow Faculty of Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:781-7. 2010
  10. doi request reprint A comparison of inflammation-based prognostic scores in patients with cancer. A Glasgow Inflammation Outcome Study
    Michael J Proctor
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Cancer 47:2633-41. 2011

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  1. pmc Cancer and systemic inflammation: treat the tumour and treat the host
    C S D Roxburgh
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    Br J Cancer 110:1409-12. 2014
    ..There are important parallels with the development of useful treatments for the systemic inflammatory response in patients with rheumatological disease and cardiovascular disease. ..
  2. pmc Clinical utility of the Glasgow Prognostic Score in patients undergoing curative nephrectomy for renal clear cell cancer: basis of new prognostic scoring systems
    G W A Lamb
    Department of Urology, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
    Br J Cancer 106:279-83. 2012
    ..This has prognostic value in patients with metastatic kidney cancer. This study examines the prognostic value of the mGPS in patients undergoing curative nephrectomy for clear cell cancer...
  3. doi request reprint The systemic inflammation-based Glasgow Prognostic Score: a decade of experience in patients with cancer
    Donald C McMillan
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, United Kingdom
    Cancer Treat Rev 39:534-40. 2013
    ..It not only identifies patients at risk but also provides a well defined therapeutic target for future clinical trials. It remains to be determined whether the GPS has prognostic value in other disease states...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of the prognostic value of tumour and patient related factors in patients undergoing potentially curative resection of gastric cancer
    Sumanta Dutta
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Am J Surg 204:294-9. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the prognostic value of selected markers of the systemic inflammatory response in patients undergoing resection of gastric cancer...
  5. doi request reprint Optimization of the systemic inflammation-based Glasgow prognostic score: a Glasgow Inflammation Outcome Study
    Michael J Proctor
    Academic Unit of Surgery, University of Glasgow School of Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Cancer 119:2325-32. 2013
    ..The objective of the current study was to establish whether the addition of a differential leukocyte count and a high-sensitivity C-reactive protein measurement enhanced the prognostic value of the mGPS...
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of the prognostic value of tumour- and patient-related factors in patients undergoing potentially curative resection of oesophageal cancer
    Sumanta Dutta
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Wolfson Medical School Bldg, University Ave, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Scotland, UK
    World J Surg 35:1861-6. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the predictive value of selected markers of systemic inflammation in patients who undergo surgical resection of oesophageal cancer...
  7. doi request reprint Interrelationships between tumor proliferative activity, leucocyte and macrophage infiltration, systemic inflammatory response, and survival in patients selected for potentially curative resection for gastroesophageal cancer
    Andrew B C Crumley
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Royal Infirmary, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2604-12. 2011
    ..We examined the interrelationships between standard clinicopathological factors, systemic and local inflammatory responses, tumor proliferative activity, and survival...
  8. doi request reprint C-reactive protein as a predictor of postoperative infective complications after curative resection in patients with colorectal cancer
    Jonathan J Platt
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4168-77. 2012
    ..However, their relative predictive value is unclear. The aim of the present study was to examine the diagnostic accuracy of serial postoperative WCC, albumin and CRP in detecting infective complications...
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of pre-treatment clinical prognostic factors in patients with gastro-oesophageal cancer and proposal of a new staging system
    Andrew B C Crumley
    University Department of Surgery, University of Glasgow Faculty of Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:781-7. 2010
    ..Despite recent advances in clinical staging, overall survival remains poor. The aim of the present study was to examine the relationship between pre-treatment clinical prognostic factors and cancer-specific survival...
  10. doi request reprint A comparison of inflammation-based prognostic scores in patients with cancer. A Glasgow Inflammation Outcome Study
    Michael J Proctor
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Cancer 47:2633-41. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the prognostic value of these scores...
  11. doi request reprint The relationships between plasma and red cell vitamin B2 and B6 concentrations and the systemic and local inflammatory responses in patients with colorectal cancer
    Elaine Y L Leung
    University Department of Surgery and Micronutrient Unit Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Nutr Cancer 64:515-20. 2012
    ..The presence of a SIR was associated with lower concentrations of plasma PLP but not red cell PLP concentrations in patients with colorectal cancer. Neither FAD and PLP were associated with the tumor inflammatory cell infiltrate...
  12. doi request reprint The relationship between the local and systemic inflammatory responses and survival in patients undergoing resection for localized renal cancer
    Gavin W A Lamb
    Department of Urology, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    BJU Int 102:756-61. 2008
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  13. doi request reprint Is perioperative systemic inflammation the result of insufficient cortisol production in patients with colorectal cancer?
    Michelle L Ramanathan
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2172-9. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the relationship between the perioperative systemic inflammatory response and endogenous cortisol production...
  14. doi request reprint A comparison of POSSUM and GPS models in the prediction of post-operative outcome in patients undergoing oesophago-gastric cancer resection
    Sumanta Dutta
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:2808-17. 2011
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Relationship between emergency presentation, systemic inflammatory response, and cancer-specific survival in patients undergoing potentially curative surgery for colon cancer
    Joseph E M Crozier
    University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Am J Surg 197:544-9. 2009
    ..The present study examined the hypothesis that an enhanced systemic inflammatory response, prior to surgery, might explain the impact of emergency presentation on survival...
  16. doi request reprint Is hypoalbuminemia an independent prognostic factor in patients with gastric cancer?
    Andrew B C Crumley
    University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, G31 2ER, UK
    World J Surg 34:2393-8. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the relation between hypoalbuminemia, the systemic inflammatory response, and survival in patients with gastric cancer...
  17. doi request reprint Relation between riboflavin, flavin mononucleotide and flavin adenine dinucleotide concentrations in plasma and red cells in patients with critical illness
    Aikaterini T Vasilaki
    University Department of Surgery, University of Glasgow Faculty of Medicine, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G312ER, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Clin Chim Acta 411:1750-5. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the longitudinal interrelationships between riboflavin, flavin mononucleotide (FMN) and flavin adenine dinucleotide (FAD) in plasma and red cells in patients with critical illness...
  18. doi request reprint Systemic inflammation, nutritional status and survival in patients with cancer
    Donald C McMillan
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 12:223-6. 2009
    ..This review examines the role of recent simple objective systemic inflammation-based scores in predicting reduction of nutritional status and survival...
  19. ncbi request reprint An inflammation-based prognostic score and its role in the nutrition-based management of patients with cancer
    Donald C McMillan
    University Dept of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 67:257-62. 2008
    ..The role of GPS in clinical decision making will be discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Towards a simple objective framework for the investigation and treatment of cancer cachexia: the Glasgow Prognostic Score
    Euan Douglas
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Cancer Treat Rev 40:685-91. 2014
    ..Furthermore, to put forward the case for the Glasgow Prognostic Score to act a simple objective framework for the investigation and treatment of cancer cachexia. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint The longitudinal relationship between the systemic inflammatory response, circulating T-lymphocytes, interleukin-6 and -10 in patients undergoing immunotherapy for metastatic renal cancer
    Sara Ramsey
    Department of Urology, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    BJU Int 102:125-9. 2008
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Quantitative data on the magnitude of the systemic inflammatory response and its effect on micronutrient status based on plasma measurements
    Andrew Duncan
    Scottish Trace Elements and Micronutrient Reference Laboratory, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:64-71. 2012
    ..Plasma concentrations of several trace elements and vitamins decrease because of the systemic inflammatory response. Thus, low values do not necessarily indicate deficiency...
  23. doi request reprint A systematic review of POSSUM and its related models as predictors of post-operative mortality and morbidity in patients undergoing surgery for colorectal cancer
    Colin Hewitt Richards
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G4 0SF, UK
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1511-20. 2010
    ..This aim of this systematic review was to assess the predictive value of the POSSUM models in colorectal cancer surgery...
  24. ncbi request reprint Impact of day 2 C-reactive protein on day 3 and 4 thresholds associated with infective complications following curative surgery for colorectal cancer
    Michelle L Ramanathan
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, University of Glasgow, Level 4, Walton Building, Glasgow, G4 0SF, UK
    World J Surg 37:2705-10. 2013
    ..However, patients in enhanced recovery after surgery require earlier assessment at day 2, the peak CRP response to surgery. The aim of the present study was to assess the impact of day 2 CRP on the CRP concentrations on days 3 and 4...
  25. ncbi request reprint The systemic inflammation-based neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio: experience in patients with cancer
    Graeme J K Guthrie
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine University of Glasgow, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 88:218-30. 2013
    ..Further studies investigating the tumour and host-derived factors regulating the systemic inflammatory response, in particular the NLR, may identify novel treatment strategies for patients with cancer. ..
  26. doi request reprint Prospective study of the relationship between the systemic inflammatory response, prognostic scoring systems and relapse-free and cancer-specific survival in patients undergoing potentially curative resection for renal cancer
    Sara Ramsey
    Department of Urology, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    BJU Int 101:959-63. 2008
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Vitamin antioxidants, lipid peroxidation, tumour stage, the systemic inflammatory response and survival in patients with colorectal cancer
    Elaine Y L Leung
    University Department of Surgery, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 123:2460-4. 2008
    ..Of the antioxidant vitamins measured, only retinol was independently associated with cancer-specific survival...
  28. doi request reprint Comparison of visual and automated assessment of microvessel density and their impact on outcome in primary operable invasive ductal breast cancer
    Zahra M A Mohammed
    Academic Unit of Surgery, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life of Sciences, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, G31 2ER, UK
    Hum Pathol 44:1688-95. 2013
    ..01). Although automated assessment of microvessel density (CD34(+)) is in reasonable agreement, it poorly predicts outcome in patients with operable invasive ductal breast cancer. ..
  29. doi request reprint The relation between acute changes in the systemic inflammatory response and plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations after elective knee arthroplasty
    David Reid
    Department of Anaesthesia, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:1006-11. 2011
    ..However, other lipid-soluble vitamins decrease during the systemic inflammatory response, and this response may confound the interpretation of plasma 25(OH)D...
  30. doi request reprint The role of the tumour inflammatory cell infiltrate in predicting recurrence and survival in patients with primary operable breast cancer
    Zahra M A Mohammed
    Academic Unit of Surgery, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life of Sciences, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, United Kingdom
    Cancer Treat Rev 38:943-55. 2012
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Tumour inflammatory infiltrate predicts survival following curative resection for node-negative colorectal cancer
    Campbell S D Roxburgh
    University Department of Surgery, Division of Cancer Sciences and Molecular Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    Eur J Cancer 45:2138-45. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the prognostic value of tumour inflammatory infiltrate in node-negative colorectal cancer...
  32. pmc The impact of age, sex and socioeconomic deprivation on outcomes in a colorectal cancer screening programme
    David Mansouri
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine University of Glasgow, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e66063. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of age, sex and deprivation on outcomes throughout the screening process...
  33. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an inflammation-based prognostic score (GPS) in patients undergoing resection for colon and rectal cancer
    Donald C McMillan
    University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:881-6. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the value of the combination of an elevated C-reactive protein and hypoalbuminaemia (GPS) in predicting cancer-specific survival after resection for colon and rectal cancer...
  34. doi request reprint Chronic inflammation and pancreatic cancer
    Colin J McKay
    Lister Department of Surgery, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, Scotland, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 22:65-73. 2008
    ..Further understanding of the details of the relationship between inflammation, carcinogenesis and cancer prognosis may lead to new therapeutic possibilities as part of multi-modality management of this difficult disease...
  35. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an inflammation-based prognostic score in patients with metastatic renal cancer
    Sara Ramsey
    Department of Urology, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Cancer 109:205-12. 2007
    ..The objective of the current study was to examine the value of the GPS compared with established scoring systems in predicting cancer-specific survival in patients with metastatic renal cancer...
  36. doi request reprint Persistent elevation of C-reactive protein following esophagogastric cancer resection as a predictor of postoperative surgical site infectious complications
    Sumanta Dutta
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    World J Surg 35:1017-25. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine serial postoperative WCC, albumin, and CRP and their diagnostic accuracy in case of infectious complications...
  37. doi request reprint Assessment of plasma and red cell trace element concentrations, disease severity, and outcome in patients with critical illness
    Fiona Stefanowicz
    The Scottish Trace Element and Micronutrient Reference Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    J Crit Care 29:214-8. 2014
    ..The purpose of the study is to examine the value of both plasma and red cell trace element measurements when assessing nutritional status in patients with critical illness...
  38. doi request reprint The relationship between the insulin-like growth factor-1 axis, weight loss, an inflammation-based score and survival in patients with inoperable non-small cell lung cancer
    Claire L Meek
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Alexandra Parade, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    Clin Nutr 29:206-9. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the relationship between IGF-1 and IGFBP-3, performance status, mGPS and survival in patients with inoperable NSCLC...
  39. doi request reprint Clinical utility of the pretreatment glasgow prognostic score in patients with advanced inoperable non-small cell lung cancer
    Elaine Y L Leung
    University Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    J Thorac Oncol 7:655-62. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the clinical application of the pretreatment GPS in a mature cohort of patients with inoperable NSCLC...
  40. doi request reprint Does interleukin-6 link explain the link between tumour necrosis, local and systemic inflammatory responses and outcome in patients with colorectal cancer?
    Graeme J K Guthrie
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Cancer Treat Rev 39:89-96. 2013
    ..Therefore, IL-6 has emerged as a key mediator of the relationship between tumour necrosis, local and systemic inflammatory responses and outcome in patients with colorectal cancer...
  41. ncbi request reprint Tumor size is associated with the systemic inflammatory response but not survival in patients with primary operable colorectal cancer
    Joseph Em Crozier
    University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:2288-91. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between tumor diameter, C-reactive protein concentrations and survival in patients undergoing surgery for colorectal cancer...
  42. ncbi request reprint Emergency presentation of node-negative colorectal cancer treated with curative surgery is associated with poorer short and longer-term survival
    Raymond Oliphant
    Academic Unit of Surgery, University of Glasgow, 4th Floor Walton Building, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, G4 0SF, UK
    Int J Colorectal Dis 29:591-8. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to examine postoperative mortality and longer-term survival by mode of presentation for patients with node-negative colorectal cancer undergoing surgery with curative intent...
  43. doi request reprint The role of lymphatic and blood vessel invasion in predicting survival and methods of detection in patients with primary operable breast cancer
    Fadia J A Gujam
    Academic Unit of Surgery, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life of Sciences, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK Electronic address
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 89:231-41. 2014
    ..Further work is required using reliable specific staining to establish the routine use of LVI and BVI in the prediction of outcome in patients with primary operable breast cancer. ..
  44. ncbi request reprint Relation between pyridoxal and pyridoxal phosphate concentrations in plasma, red cells, and white cells in patients with critical illness
    Aikaterini T Vasilaki
    University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:140-6. 2008
    ..Evidence suggests that the relation between plasma and red cell vitamin B-6 concentrations is perturbed as part of the systemic inflammatory response in critically ill patients...
  45. doi request reprint Breast cancer outcomes by steroid hormone receptor status assessed visually and by computer image analysis
    Zahra M A Mohammed
    Academic Unit of Surgery, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Histopathology 61:283-92. 2012
    ..To compare the assessment of steroid hormone receptor immunohistochemistry by eye and by computer-aided image analysis, and to examine their relationships with survival in breast cancer...
  46. ncbi request reprint Comparison of an inflammation-based prognostic score (GPS) with performance status (ECOG-ps) in patients receiving palliative chemotherapy for gastroesophageal cancer
    Andrew B C Crumley
    University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:e325-9. 2008
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  47. doi request reprint Screening for colorectal cancer: what is the impact on the determinants of outcome?
    David Mansouri
    Academic Unit of Surgery, School of Medicine University of Glasgow, 4th Floor Walton Building, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, UK
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 85:342-9. 2013
    ..The present review summarises both the background behind the current screening programme and the observed and anticipated impact that colorectal cancer screening will have on the key determinants of outcome...
  48. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an inflammation-based prognostic score in patients with inoperable pancreatic cancer
    Paul Glen
    University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Pancreatology 6:450-3. 2006
    ..The present study assesses the value of an inflammation-based score (Glasgow Prognostic Score, GPS) in patients with inoperable pancreatic cancer...
  49. ncbi request reprint Systemic inflammatory response, prostate-specific antigen and survival in patients with metastatic prostate cancer
    Peter A McArdle
    University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Urol Int 77:127-9. 2006
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