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Table 2 Mortality results

From: The burden, epidemiology, costs and treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy: an evidence review

First author & publication year Name of subgroup Country Number of cases Median survival Number of deaths % overall mortality
Kieny, 2013 [17] Born 1955–1994 France 119 NR 55 27.6
Born 1955–1969 43 25.77 years NR NR
Born 1970–1994 76 40.95 years NR NR
Passamano, 2012 [18] Born 1961–1990 Italy 516 NR NR NR
Born 1961–1970 (age 25) NR NR NR 86.5
Born 1971–1980 (age 25) NR NR NR 69.4
Born 1981–1990 (age 25) NR NR NR 50.8
Born 1961–1970 (age 20) NR NR NR 76.7
Born 1971–1980 (age 20) NR NR NR 46
Born 1981–1990 (age 20) NR NR NR 40.2
Rall, 2012 [19] Born 1970–1980 Germany 67 Median survival was 24 years (21.3–26.7 CI) for patients diagnosed with molecular testing (n = 67). The probability of reaching 24 years was 67% for subjects with DMD diagnosed clinically only. NR NR