Table 1.

Patient characteristics

Number38
Age
    Median70
    Range44-91
Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group performance status
    021 (55%)
    115 (39%)
    22 (5%)
Gender
    Male34 (89%)
    Female4 (11%)
Body weight, male (kg)
    Median83.5
    Range61-131.4
Body weight, female (kg)
    Median72.75
    Range59.5-112
Tumor type
    Adenocarcinoma of the prostate27 (71%)
    Adenocarcinoma of the colon8 (21%)
    Adenocarcinoma of the rectum1 (3%)
    Gastric adenocarcinoma1 (3%)
    Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck1 (3%)
Prior therapy
    Surgery27 (71%)
    Radiation18 (47%)
    Chemotherapy14 (37%)
    Hormonal therapy18 (47%)
    Immunotherapy2 (5%)
    Other*5 (13%)
  • * Includes investigational agent, herbal medicine, calcitriol, and corticosteroid.