Table 2

Characteristics of the 99 postmenopausal patients with ERα-positive breast tumors and relation to RFS

RFS
Number of patientsNumber of eventsa (%)Pb
AgeNSc
 ≤705020 (40.0)
 >704913 (26.5)
Histological graded0.0012
 I132 (15.4)
 II6417 (26.6)
 III2113 (61.9)
Lymph node status0.0011
 0162 (12.5)
 1–35615 (26.8)
 >32716 (59.3)
Macroscopic tumor sizee0.015
 ≤30 mm6718 (26.9)
 >30 mm3014 (46.7)
  • a First relapses (local and/or regional recurrences, and/or metastases).

  • b P (log-rank test).

  • c NS, not significant.

  • d Scarff Bloom Richardson classification. Information available for 98 patients.

  • e Information available for 97 patients.