Table 3

FFS at 5 years according to the frequency of BAX expression in HRS cells of classical HDa

5-year FFS
BAX cutoff% of HD BAX positiveABVD or equivalenta (n = 116)NOVP plus radiotherapy (n = 79)MOPP (n = 26)Radiotherapy alone (n = 29)
20%8485 vs. 89b79 vs. 7575 vs. 10076 vs. 75
P = 0.74P = 0.9P = 0.54P = 0.96
30%7784 vs. 9279 vs. 7572 vs. 6774 vs. 83
P = 0.35P = 0.86P = 0.7P = 0.63
50%6483 vs. 9378 vs. 7971 vs. 8172 vs. 82
P = 0.19P = 0.45P = 0.6P = 0.57
75%3486 vs. 8681 vs. 7760 vs. 8183 vs. 74
P = 0.97P = 0.7P = 0.48P = 0.66
  • a The first value in each column is the FFS of patients with BAX-positive HRS cells greater than the cutoff, and the second is patients with BAX-positive HRS cells less than or equal to the cutoff.

  • b Log-rank (Mantel-Cox) Ps were used for all statistical comparisons.