PowerPoint Presentation - Prostate Cancer Outcomes by Race &Treatment Site

Future Plans (Year 02)
¢Current data set demonstrates that only 148 AA utilized the 3 NCI-designated Cancer Centers in LAC
¢Expand the scope of analysis
lObtain data from CSP for 1976 to 2003
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¢Explore the reasons of inferior outcomes at non-NCI designated Cancer Centers
lData from Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development.
"Secondary qualityindicators
"Teaching status,bed size, hospital in-patient average stay, MSSA poverty, racial distribution,
We are currently in the process of obtaining more years of data to gain more power for this analysis.