Gay Men and Prostate Cancer: Invisible Diversity

Submitted by Sunil Patel on Wednesday, 4 July 2007 - 11:24pm.

In recent commentary on cancer care outcomes
research, the broader concern of the oncology
community have been to understand better how to optimize cancer treatment and outcomes in ways that are appropriate to the racial, ethnic, age, and socioeconomic diversity of prostate cancer experiences.

Yet, despite at least some attention to factors such as race, ethnicity, age, and socioeconomic status, one group remains almost totally invisible—the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) community.

Format: Website link Journal article
Year of publication: 2006
Web link: jco.ascopubs.org/
Author: Thomas O. Blank
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