Studying cancer in minorities: A look at the numbers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Minority Groups
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • Because of the sharp decline in minority populations associated with age and the high age-specific incidence rates of most cancers, the actual number of minority cases is quite small for several cancers. Thus, the inclusion of minority groups in studies of any but the most common cancers presents a challenge.

publication date

  • June 15, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3695699

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.25871

PubMed ID

  • 21656755

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2762

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 117

number

  • 12