Cancer site | Polynomial | Coefficient | Estimate (SE) |
---|---|---|---|

Estimated coefficients and standard errors of polynomial functions of degree 2 and 0, respectively, for the logarithm of the cause specific relative hazard rates for carriers of a mutation at the either hMLH1 or hMSH2 locus relative to the population. | |||

CRC, colorectal carcinoma; EC, endometrial carcinoma; MC, minor HNPCC site (small bowel, stomach, ovary, and urinary tract including the renal pelvis and ureter but excluding the urinary bladder); t, time scale derived from age in years by subtraction of 55 and division by 20. | |||

CRC | a_{0}+a_{1}t+a_{2}t^{2} |
a
_{0}
| 2.7 (0.46) |

a
_{1}
| −2.0 (0.48) | ||

a
_{2}
| −1.2 (0.43) | ||

EC | b_{0} (constant) |
b
_{0}
| 3.4 (0.60) |

MC | c_{0} (constant) |
c
_{0}
| 1.7 (0.47) |