David A. Haggstrom, Chris Quale and Rebecca Smith-Bindman Differences in the quality of breast cancer care among vulnerable populations Cancer 104
Version of Record online: 6 OCT 2005 | DOI: 10.1002/cncr.21443
By using linked cancer registry and Medicare claims data, the receipt of breast cancer treatment and surveillance was measured. The quality of breast cancer care was lower among vulnerable populations, including racial and ethnic minority groups, the elderly, and women who lived in rural areas. Many of these differences have not improved in more recent years.
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