Table 2.

Multivariate Cox proportional hazards model of combining MGI and HOXB13:IL17BR in node-negative patients treated with endocrine therapy or endocrine therapy + chemotherapy

VariablesHazard ratio (95% confidence interval)P
MGI + HOXB13:IL17BR0.0007
Intermediate vs low5.5 (0.9-34.6)0.0720
High vs low24.2 (4.3-135.2)0.0003
Tumor size>2 cm vs ≤2 cm1.0 (0.3-2.9)0.9804
Age≥ 35 y vs <35 y0.1 (0.0-0.4)0.0036
TreatmentEndo vs chemo + endo11.5 (2.2-59.4)0.0034
  • NOTE: Tumor grade was adjusted for by stratification.