Low radiographic muscle density is associated with lower overall and disease-free survival in early-stage colorectal cancer patients

Harm van Baar*, S. Beijer, M. J. L. Bours, M. P. Weijenberg, M. van Zutphen, F. J. B. van Duijnhoven, G. D. Slooter, J. F. M. Pruijt, J. J. Dronkers, A. Haringhuizen, E. J. Spillenaar Bilgen, B. M. E. Hansson, J. H. W. de Wilt, E. Kampman, R. M. Winkels

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2139-2147
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology
Volume144
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2018

Keywords

  • Colorectal cancer
  • Skeletal muscle density
  • Mortality
  • Survival
  • SKELETAL-MUSCLE
  • ATTENUATION
  • OBESITY
  • CHEMOTHERAPY
  • TOMOGRAPHY
  • CARCINOMA
  • ADIPOSITY
  • HEALTH

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van Baar, H., Beijer, S., Bours, M. J. L., Weijenberg, M. P., van Zutphen, M., van Duijnhoven, F. J. B., Slooter, G. D., Pruijt, J. F. M., Dronkers, J. J., Haringhuizen, A., Bilgen, E. J. S., Hansson, B. M. E., de Wilt, J. H. W., Kampman, E., & Winkels, R. M. (2018). Low radiographic muscle density is associated with lower overall and disease-free survival in early-stage colorectal cancer patients. Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology, 144(11), 2139-2147. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00432-018-2736-z