PowerPoint Presentation - Prostate Cancer Outcomes by Race &Treatment Site

Utilizationof NCI-designated Cancer Center
1.36(1.09-1.70)
   Multiple
1.06(1.03-1.10)
Year of Dx(more recent years)
1.00
Treatment:watchful waiting
1.00
Stage:localized
1.00
Grade:well-differentiated
1.04(0.81-1.33)
   Radiation only
0.80(0.59-1.09)
   Hormone only
2.65(2.16-3.25)
   Surgery only
1.12(0.75-1.65)
   Distant
1.29(1.10-1.51)
   Regional
3.79(2.25-6.36)
   Poor/undifferentiated
3.11(1.87-5.18)
   Moderately differentiated
OR(95% CI)
AA are less likely to use NCI center.  We explored the SES, insurance, age at dx and marital status√ïs role in this raical disparity, it indeed contributed to the difference the OR changed from 0.29 to 0.39, but there are still a lot of unknown reason for this disparity which needs further study.