Transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: Racial and gender disparities in survival (1993 to 2002), stage and grade (1993 to 2007) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Continental Ancestry Group
  • Carcinoma, Transitional Cell
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • Survival differences by race and gender are partially explained by differences in tumor and demographic characteristics in black males and females, and fully explained by these characteristics in white females. Treatment delays and under treatment due to comorbid conditions, age and other factors may also contribute to these disparities.

publication date

  • May 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.juro.2010.12.049

PubMed ID

  • 21419456

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1631

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 185

number

  • 5