Black-owned hospice focuses on end-of-life disparities : Shots

Via Peters

André Lee, administrator and co-founder of Heart and Soul Hospice, stands with Keisha Mason, director of nursing, in front of their office building last week in Nashville, Tenn. Erica Calhoun for NPR hide caption toggle caption Erica Calhoun for NPR André Lee, administrator and co-founder of Heart and Soul Hospice, […]

Some Treatment Outcomes Do Not Differ Between Black and White Patients With Breast Cancer, But Disparities Persist

Via Peters

Patient race did not significantly impact the percentage of patients who had no detectable disease in biopsied/surgically removed tissue after treatment (known as pathologic complete response) or event-free survival in patients with high-risk breast cancer who received presurgical chemotherapy. However, disparities existed for a subgroup of women who did not […]