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Cost analysis of a patient navigation system to increase screening colonoscopy adherence among urban minorities
Article first published online: 25 JUL 2012
Copyright © 2012 American Cancer Society
Volume 119, Issue 3, pages 612–620, 1 February 2013
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Jandorf, L., Stossel, L. M., Cooperman, J. L., Graff Zivin, J., Ladabaum, U., Hall, D., Thélémaque, L. D., Redd, W. and Itzkowitz, S. H. (2013), Cost analysis of a patient navigation system to increase screening colonoscopy adherence among urban minorities. Cancer, 119: 612–620. doi: 10.1002/cncr.27759
- Issue published online: 22 JAN 2013
- Article first published online: 25 JUL 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 27 JUN 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 8 MAY 2012
- Manuscript Received: 29 DEC 2011
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