Disparities in time to definitive surgical treatment between black and white women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Americans
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating
  • European Continental Ancestry Group

abstract

  • Black women are more likely not to reach surgery within 50 days of diagnosis, which is concerning, and further studies to investigate the cause of these delays are warranted.

publication date

  • October 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2007.06.015

PubMed ID

  • 17826071

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 521

end page

  • 3

volume

  • 194

number

  • 4