Table 2

Univariate and multivariate analyses of prognostic factors following curative resection of colorectal carcinomas (stages I, II, and III)

VariableCategoryHR95% CIp Value
Univariate analysis
 Lymph node metastasesPresent vabsent2.611.33–5.110.004
 Survivin expressionPresentv absent2.821.27–6.230.01
  Age >70 y v <70 y1.300.57–2.920.49
  SexMalev female0.670.32–1.410.19
  SiteRectum vcolon0.970.46–2.030.91
Multivariate analysis
 Lymph node metastasesPresentv absent2.381.21–4.700.01
 Survivin expressionPresentvabsent2.601.17–5.750.02
  • HR, hazard ratio.