A report on accrual rates for elderly and minority-ethnicity cancer patients to clinical trials of the american college of surgeons oncology group Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Neoplasms
  • Patient Selection

abstract

  • Elderly patients are successfully recruited into surgical clinical trials, and this will provide important data for future analyses regarding cancer outcomes in this growing population of cancer patients. Aggressive outreach to minority-ethnicity cancer patients for accrual into clinical trials should continue.

publication date

  • October 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2004.05.282

PubMed ID

  • 15454152

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 644

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 199

number

  • 4