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Prostate Cancer Outcomes by Race & Treatment Site
2008 Estimated US Cancer Deaths*
Cancer Death Rates* by Sex, US, 1975-2004
Cancer Death Rates* Among Men, US,1930-2004
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Why?
Aims
Data Sources
Variables
Variables
Preliminary Results
Comparison: White vs. AA
Comparison: White vs. AA
Comparison: White vs. AA
Comparison: White vs. AA
Comparison: White vs. AA
Specific Aim 1
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Specific Aim 2
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Specific Aim 3
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Multivariate analysis
Overall mortality: AA vs. White
Prostate-specific mortality: AA vs. White
Multivariate analysis
Overall mortality: NCI vs. non-NCI
 Prostate-specific mortality: NCI vs. non-NCI
Multivariate analysis
Specific Aim 4
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Utilization of NCI Cancer Centers: AA vs. White
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Conclusion
Future Plans (Year 02)
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Thank you!
Does Treatment Site really make a difference?
Does NCI designation exert an effect on outcomes ?
NCI-Designation
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