PowerPoint Presentation - Prostate Cancer Outcomes by Race &Treatment Site

Overall mortality: NCI vs. non-NCI
In univariate analysis, AAs are 17% more likely to die comparing to whites.  After age adjustment, that means if AA and Whites are diagnosed at the same age, AAs are 46% more likely to die than Whites.  However, after taking into consideration of SES, tumor grade and stage, insurance as well as treatment modality, AA is barely 8% more likely to die