Cancer survival among US whites and minorities: a SEER (Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results) Program population-based study.

@article{Clegg2002CancerSA,
  title={Cancer survival among US whites and minorities: a SEER (Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results) Program population-based study.},
  author={Limin Xu Clegg and Frederick P. Li and Benjamin F. Hankey and Kenneth Chu and Brenda Kay Edwards},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={162 17},
  pages={1985-93}
}
BACKGROUND Available cancer statistics pertain primarily to white and African American populations. This study describes racial or ethnic patterns of cancer-specific survival and relative risks (RRs) of cancer death for all cancers combined and for cancers of the colon and rectum, lung and bronchus, prostate, and female breast for the 6 major US racial or ethnic groups. METHODS Cancer-specific survival rates were analyzed for more than 1.78 million patients who resided in the 9 SEER… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 13 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
196 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 196 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…