Racial differences in cervical cancer survival in the Detroit metropolitan area.

@article{Movva2008RacialDI,
  title={Racial differences in cervical cancer survival in the Detroit metropolitan area.},
  author={Sujana Movva and A Noone and Mousumi Banerjee and Divya A. Patel and Kendra Schwartz and Cecilia L. Yee and Michael S Simon},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2008},
  volume={112 6},
  pages={1264-71}
}
BACKGROUND African-American (AA) women have lower survival rates from cervical cancer compared with white women. The objective of this study was to examine the influence of socioeconomic status (SES) and other variables on racial disparities in overall survival among women with invasive cervical cancer. METHODS One thousand thirty-six women (705 white women and 331 AA women) who were diagnosed with primary invasive cancer of the cervix between 1988 and 1992 were identified through the… CONTINUE READING
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