Terry C. Davis, PhD | Authors

UPMC - MCKEESPORT HOSPITAL

1500 5TH AVE

Articles

QOL and Outcomes Research in Prostate Cancer Patients With Low Socioeconomic Status

June 01, 1999

The VA Cancer of the Prostate Outcomes Study (VA CaPOS) is collecting quality-of-life (QOL) information from prostate cancer patients, spouses, and physicians at six VA medical centers. Currently, 601 men with prostate

Low Literacy Predicts Advanced Prostate Cancer Presentation

October 01, 1998

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, with an estimated 200,000 new cases diagnosed in 1998.[1] Compared with white men, African-American men have a 66% higher incidence of prostate cancer and mortality rates twice as high.[1]