Table 1

Study cohort characteristics (Swedish Watchful Waiting Cohort I: stained for stathmin and Ki67)

No of patients571
Mean age, years
Age at diagnosis73.08 (51–91)
Gleason scoren (%)
 49 (1.6)
 514 (2.5)
 6224 (39.2)
 7203 (35.6)
 853 (9.3)
 959 (10.3)
 109 (1.6)
% Chips with cancer
 <5191 (33.5)
 5–25240 (42.0)
 26–5063 (11.0)
 >5077 (13.5)
t-Stage
 T1a191 (33.5)
 T1b380 (66.6)
Cause of death
 PC death102 (17.9)
 Non-PC death346 (60.6)
 Still alive73 (12.8)
  • PC, prostate cancer.