Cancer studies find disparities in survival rates

06/4/2007 | Washington Post, The

A study presented at an oncology conference showed an overall increase in breast cancer survival rates in women, but found that while survival improved for non-Hispanic white women, it remained essentially unchanged for black women. Another study found that only 20% of children with cancer in developing nations survive, compared with 80% of kids with cancer in the developed world.

View Full Article in:

Washington Post, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Corporate Counsel - Regulatory Law
Regeneron
Tarrytown, NY
ISHN - Chief Compliance Officer
Mountain States Health Alliance
Johnson City, TN
Active Implantable Medical Device (AIMD) Product Expert
BSI
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Finance Manager - ENT
Medtronic
Jacksonville, FL
Consumer Directed Health Plan (CDH) Product Offering Manager
Blue Cross Blue Shield MA
Quincy, MA