PowerPoint Presentation - Prostate Cancer Outcomes by Race &Treatment Site

¢Hypothesis 1: African-Americanswith newly diagnosed prostate cancer have ahigher incidence of mortality and morbiditycompared to Caucasians after controlling forage, stage, grade and treatment modality
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¢Hypothesis 2: Patientswith newly diagnosed prostate cancer, receivingcare at NCI designated Cancer Centers have alower incidence of mortality and morbidity, irrespective of raceand ethnicity, when compared withthose treated at non-NCI cancer centers.
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¢Hypothesis 3: African-Americansand Caucasians receiving care atNCI-designated cancer centers have comparablemortality and morbidity.
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¢Hypothesis 4:Proportionately fewer African-Americans utilizeNCI cancer centers when compared to Caucasians.
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