Racial Disparities Vary by Patient Life Expectancy in Screening for Breast, Prostate, and Colorectal Cancers

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Dr. Schoenborn was supported by a career development award from the National Institute on Aging (K76AG059984). Dr. Boyd was supported by 1K24AG056578 from the National Institute on Aging. The funding sources had no role in the design, methods, subject recruitment, data collections, analysis, and preparation of the paper.

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Dr. Schoenborn had full access to all of the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.

Study concept and design: Schoenborn, Huang, Boyd, Pollack

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Correspondence to Nancy L. Schoenborn MD, MHS.

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The authors declare that they do not have a conflict of interest. Dr. Pollack has stock ownership in Gilead Pharmaceuticals. We do not believe this has resulted in any conflict with the design, methodology, or results presented in this manuscript. Dr. Cynthia Boyd received a small payment from UptoDate for having co-authored a chapter on Multimorbidity, we do not believe this has resulted in any conflict with the design, methodology, or results presented in this manuscript.

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Schoenborn, N.L., Huang, J., Boyd, C.M. et al. Racial Disparities Vary by Patient Life Expectancy in Screening for Breast, Prostate, and Colorectal Cancers. J GEN INTERN MED 35, 3389–3391 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-019-05566-7

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