Cervical cancer--the impact of clinical presentation, health and race on survival.

@article{Brooks2000CervicalCI,
  title={Cervical cancer--the impact of clinical presentation, health and race on survival.},
  author={Sandra E. Brooks and Claudia R. Baquet and James F Gardner and G Edward Moses and Abhijit K Ghosh},
  journal={Journal of the Association for Academic Minority Physicians : the official publication of the Association for Academic Minority Physicians},
  year={2000},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={55-9}
}
This study evaluated the association of race, comorbid illness, insurance status, and other prognostic factors on treatment and survival of patients with invasive carcinoma of the cervix, using as its methodology a retrospective study of patients with invasive carcinoma of the cervix treated from 1991 to 1998 at the University of Maryland. Of 161 such patients, 153 met the study criteria. Of these 153 women, 83 (54%) were African Americans and 70 (46%) were white. The mean (+/- SE) age of… CONTINUE READING

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