MMRF Compass

Racial Disparity in MM Deaths

Host Vs. Disease Vs. Treatment

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AA have higher risk of developing and dying from MYELOMA

Number of Deaths per 100,000 Persons by Race/Ethnicity & Sex: Myeloma


Age at Diagnosis and Overall Survival for AA VS CA Cases

 

 

 

 

African-Americans have higher risk of developing myeloma at a younger age

RACIAL DISPARITY IN MM DEATHS


So far, no significant differences in outcome

 

 

 

In CoMMpass, where all patients are treated equally, there is no difference in outcome between AA and CA

TREATMENT OUTCOME BY ETHNICITY IN COMMPASS