Table 4. Studies of Cancer Treatment by Infection of Patients With NDVa
mo = month; No. = number. a See text and the NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms for additional information and definition of terms. b Number of patients treated plus number of patients control may not equal number of patients enrolled; number of patients enrolled = number of patients initially recruited/considered by the researchers who conducted a study; number of patients treated = number of patients who were given the treatment being studied AND for whom results were reported; historical control subjects are not included in number of patients enrolled. c The strongest evidence reported that the treatment under study has anticancer activity or otherwise improves the well being of cancer patients. d Chemotherapy, radiation therapy, hormonal therapy, or cytokine therapy given/allowed at the same time as virus treatment. e For information about levels of evidence analysis and an explanation of the level of evidence scores, see Levels of Evidence for Human Studies of Cancer Complementary and Alternative Medicine. f This patient was treated with chemotherapy and five other types of virus in addition to NDV.
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