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Primary objective - Incidence of newly developed diabetes mellitus in patients with colorectal cancer after post-operative chemotherapy
Secondary objective - Pre-operative incidence of diabetes and characteristics of metabolic parameters of patients with colorectal cancer; Incidence of developed poorly controlled glucose level in diabetic patients with colorectal cancer after post-operative chemotherapy; 3-year recurrence-free survival according to status of diabetes and metabolic parameters; 5-year recurrence-free survival according to status of diabetes and metabolic parameters
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Kangbuk Samsung Hospital
Korea, Republic of
Kangbuk Samsung Hospital
Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-03-08T02:38:23-0500
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