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Table 2 Cox regression analysis summarizing significant independent prognostic factors in patients with squamous cell carcinoma and normal performance status (ECOG = 0), n = 107

From: Prognostic value of the MicroRNA regulators Dicer and Drosha in non-small-cell lung cancer: co-expression of Drosha and miR-126 predicts poor survival

Factor HR 95% CI P
Tumor status    0.021*
 1 1.00   
 2 2.52 0.82 – 7.79 0.108
 3 5.11 1.54 – 16.89 0.008
Nodal status    0.001*
 0 1.00   
 1 2.11 1.21 – 2.89 0.045
 2 20.06 3.70 – >99 0.001
Differentiation    0.587*
 Poor 1.00   
 Moderate 0.64 0.26 – 1.56 0.328
 Well 0.72 0.23 – 2.26 0.578
Vascular infiltration    
 No 1.00   
 Yes 3.10 1.29 – 7.42 0.011
Dicer    
 Low 1.00   
 High 0.30 0.10 – 0.90 0.031
  1. *Overall significance as a prognostic factor.
  2. HR: Hazard ratio; CI: confidence interval.