News tagged with black patients

Racial disparities found in liver cancer survival rates

Black patients diagnosed with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the most common liver cancer, had a 33 percent increased risk of death compared to non-Hispanic whites. They also were far less likely to receive life-saving liver ...

May 23, 2016
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Does ethnicity affect breast cancer biology?

Although breast cancer is somewhat more aggressive in South Asian and Black women than in White women, this is largely due to age differences between ethnic groups in the UK, according to new research.

Mar 10, 2016
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