Race, socioeconomic status, treatment, and survival time among pancreatic cancer cases in California Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms
  • Social Class

abstract

  • Differences in treatment and SES likely account for the observed poor survival of African-Americans and Hispanics among pancreatic adenocarcinoma cases. These data highlight the importance of improving access to care for ethnic minority pancreatic cancer patients.

publication date

  • March 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-06-0893

PubMed ID

  • 17372250

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 546

end page

  • 52

volume

  • 16

number

  • 3