Table 5

Hazard of death relative to Anglia and Oxford region (HR) for children with ALL diagnosed in 1986–90, by time since diagnosis and NHS region: adjusted for single year of age at diagnosis, sex, and deprivation category5-150

  • 5-150 Patients for whom a deprivation category could not be assigned are not included in this analysis.

  • 5-152 Hazard ratios (HR) are presented as ratios of the death rate in each NHS region to that in Anglia and Oxford (the reference region) during the same interval.

  • 5-152p value refers to test comparing hazard of death in each region to that in Anglia and Oxford during the same interval.