PowerPoint Presentation - Prostate Cancer Outcomes by Race &Treatment Site

Does Where You Get Treatment really make a difference?
¢Morbidity after Prostate Cancer
lVolume linked to decreased rates of postoperative and late urinary complications
lParticipation in clinical trials
lUse of specialist to staff intensive care units
lHigh nurse-to-bed ratios
Begg, C.B., et al., Impactof hospital volume on operative mortality for major cancer surgery.
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