Temporal Changes in Treatment Patterns for Rural and Urban Patients With Early-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Examines treatment modalities in rural and urban populations in North Carolina for patients who have Stage I non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Identifies the treatment patterns of 5504 patients such as surgery, radiation, or no treatment. Provides patient demographics broken down by age, sex, race, insurance, comorbidity index, history of lung disease, and urban, suburban, or rural location.
Joshua Herb, Tzy-Mey Kuo, Vaibhav Kumar, et al.
North Carolina Medical Journal, 83(4), 294-303
Cancer · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · North Carolina