Prostate cancer incidence and mortality among Puerto Ricans: an updated analysis comparing men in Puerto Rico with US racial/ethnic groups.

@article{SotoSalgado2012ProstateCI,
  title={Prostate cancer incidence and mortality among Puerto Ricans: an updated analysis comparing men in Puerto Rico with US racial/ethnic groups.},
  author={Marievelisse Soto-Salgado and Erick Su{\'a}rez and Mariela Torres-Cintr{\'o}n and Curtis A. Pettaway and Vivian Col{\'o}n and Ana P Ortiz},
  journal={Puerto Rico health sciences journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={31 3},
  pages={107-13}
}
OBJECTIVE Prostate cancer is the most common cancer and the most common cause of cancer death among men in Puerto Rico (PR). Socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities with regard to prostate cancer incidence have been reported in the United States of America (US); however, detailed information regarding health disparities in PR is scarce. METHODS Age-standardized rates for prostate cancer incidence and mortality were calculated based on the world standard population using data from the PR… CONTINUE READING
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