Effects of socioeconomic status and treatment disparities in colorectal cancer survival Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Healthcare Disparities
  • Social Class

abstract

  • Among CRC cases, disparities in treatment and SES largely explain the observed decreased survival of African-Americans, underscoring the importance of health disparity research in this disease.

publication date

  • August 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-07-2774

PubMed ID

  • 18708384

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1950

end page

  • 62

volume

  • 17

number

  • 8