Clinical Trials in Surgical Oncology–Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Clinical Trials

Elsevier, Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, Volume 32, January 2023
Keegan G., Crown A., Joseph K.-A.

Despite higher cancer mortality rates, Black/African American patients are underrepresented in clinical trials. Representation in clinical trials varies across different races/ethnicities, socio demographic status, and age groups. Physicians can play a role in improving clinical trial enrollment and retention among underrepresented groups.