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Definitive radiotherapy for prostate cancer benefits Black men more than white men

8 monthes ago   |   By Healio

Although Black men presented with more aggressive prostate cancer, they experienced better outcomes with definitive radiotherapy compared with white men, according to results of a meta-analysis published in JAMA Network Open.
Other determinants of outcome, including access to care, are key to achieving racial equity in prostate cancer care, researchers noted.
“Multiple publications have demonstrated overall worse outcomes for Black men with prostate cancer compared with white men with prostate cancer. However, this could simply reflect issues with access to care and delivery of
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