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Patient, Physician, and Environmental Predictors of Influenza Vaccination During Primary Care Visits

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Correspondence to Mitesh S. Patel MD, MBA, MS.

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This study was approved by the University of Pennsylvania institutional review board which granted a waiver of informed consent because the study posed minimal risk and it was infeasible given the retrospective study design.

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Dr. Patel is supported by career development awards from the Department of Veterans Affairs HSR&D and the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. Dr. Patel is a founder of Catalyst Health, a technology and behavior change consulting firm. Dr. Patel also has received research funding from Deloitte, which is not related to the work described in this manuscript. No other disclosures were reported.

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Changolkar, S., Rareshide, C.A.L., Snider, C.K. et al. Patient, Physician, and Environmental Predictors of Influenza Vaccination During Primary Care Visits. J GEN INTERN MED 35, 611–613 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-019-05017-3

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