Racial and ethnic disparities in risk and survival in children with neuroblastoma: a Children's Oncology Group study.

@article{Henderson2011RacialAE,
  title={Racial and ethnic disparities in risk and survival in children with neuroblastoma: a Children's Oncology Group study.},
  author={Tara O Henderson and Smita Bhatia and Navin Pinto and Wendy B London and Patrick B McGrady and Catherine A Crotty and C Z Sun and Susan L Cohn},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2011},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={76-82}
}
PURPOSE Although health disparities are well-described for many cancers, little is known about racial and ethnic disparities in neuroblastoma. To evaluate differences in disease presentation and survival by race and ethnicity, data from the Children's Oncology Group (COG) were analyzed. PATIENTS AND METHODS The racial/ethnic differences in clinical and biologic risk factors, and outcome of patients with neuroblastoma enrolled on COG ANBL00B1 between 2001 and 2009 were investigated. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING

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