PowerPoint Presentation - Prostate Cancer Outcomes by Race &Treatment Site

Racial differences in the use of centers ofexcellence
¢Only one study
lutilization of high-volume hospitals for complex surgery
loverall non-whites, Medicaid patients and uninsured patients were less likely to receive care at high-volume hospitals
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lNo studies looking at differences in the use of NCI designated centers
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Liu,J.H., et al., Disparities in theutilization of high-volume hospitals for complex surgery.
 Jama, 2006. 296(16): p.1973-80.