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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Treatment and prognosis of patients with late rectal bleeding after intensity-modulated radiation therapy for prostate cancer

  Total Linac group Tomotherapy group
  n = 64 n = 40 n = 24
Median age 72 69 74
(range) (53–84) (55–79) (53–84)
D'Amico's risk classification    
Low 14 6 8
 Intermediate 16 9 7
 High 34 25 9
 Clinical T stage    
 T1 22 12 10
 T2 25 15 10
T3 17 13 4
Gleason sum score    
 ≤ 6 25 13 12
 7 25 17 8
 ≥ 8 14 10 4
Initial PSA (ng/ml)    
 < 10 31 18 13
 10-20 18 10 8
 > 20 15 12 3
Use of ADT 48 32 16
Use of antithrombotics 16 8 8
Presence of DM 10 4 6
  1. ADT, androgen deprivation therapy; DM, diabetes mellitus.