Race and cause specific survival with prostate cancer: influence of clinical stage, Gleason score, age and treatment.

@article{Fowler2000RaceAC,
  title={Race and cause specific survival with prostate cancer: influence of clinical stage, Gleason score, age and treatment.},
  author={Jackson E. Fowler and Steven A. Bigler and George Bowman and Navin Kilambi},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2000},
  volume={163 1},
  pages={137-42}
}
PURPOSE We assess the influence of race on stage stratified cause specific survival of men with prostate cancer, and Gleason score, age at diagnosis and treatment on potential racial differences in survival. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 524 black and 396 white men were diagnosed with prostate cancer at a Veterans Affairs Medical Center between January 1982 and December 1992. Clinical stage was determined by retrospective review of the medical records and Gleason score of biopsy material… CONTINUE READING

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