Data Sources
Los Angeles Cancer Surveillance Program (CSP)
lWhite or African-American
lDiagnosed with prostate cancer 1998-2003
NCI-designated Cancer Center
lUSC-Norris Cancer Center, UCLA-Jonsson Cancer Center, City of Hope Cancer Center
Office of State Health Planning Department (OSHPD):
lTeaching status
lBed Size
lAverage length of stay
lUrban vs. Rural
lHospital in-patient racial distribution
lMSSA: % below poverty, racial distribution