Table 3

Ability of CARG risk score versus physician-assessed ECOG PS versus ACCI to predict grade 3–5 chemotherapy toxicities

Risk stratificationNo toxicityToxicityp value
Number%Number%
CARG risk score
 Low425830420.001
 Intermediate81498351
 High7212779
Physician-assessed ECOG PS
 05564440.69
 11084911351
 217432357
ACCI
 ≤4555056500.7
 >475478453
  • ACCI, age-adjusted Charlson Comorbidity Index; CARG, Cancer Aging Research Group; PS, performance status.