Published in Cancer Weekly, February 22nd, 2000
Although studies have addressed the underrepresentation of women and blacks in clinical trials, L.F. Hutchins and colleagues sought to assess the level of participation of elderly patients in such trials. Their findings were published in a recent issue of the New England Journal of Medicine ("Underrepresentation of patients 65 years of age or older in cancer-treatment trials," NEJM, 1999;341(27):2061-2067).
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