Health Equity studies

We conduct a broad range of research in racial and ethnic health equity to help ensure equal and better care for our members. Studies have focused on learning the sources of disparities in health outcomes, assessing inequities in cancer screening, treatment, and outcomes, and assessing leadership efforts to improve care and services for patients with diverse backgrounds and language needs.

Assessing Treatment Patterns and Quality Gaps in Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Care

The goal of this study was to understand reasons for the use/non-use of intravesical chemotherapy or immunotherapy following the initial bladder tumor resection among patients with bladder cancer.

Principal Investigator:

Kim N. Danforth, ScD, MPH

Funding Source:

Kaiser Permanente, Southern California

Funding Years:

2013 - 2014

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