Table 1.

Patient characteristics

CharacteristicsNo.
No. patients28
Median no. courses/patient (range)5 (1-12)
Median age (range)65 (44-82)
Performance status
    08
    117
    23
Previous therapy
    Androgen-ablation therapy28
    Chemotherapy5
    Radiation therapy25
No. patients evaluable for PSA27
No. patients with measurable disease12
Median PSA value at study entry (range)133.8 (0.1-1,100)