Disparities in overall survival in patients with melanoma by race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and healthcare systems Disparities in overall survival in patients with melanoma

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Amanda Rosenthal, MD
Shivani Reddy, MD
Joanie Chung
Christina Kim, MD
Robert Cooper, MD
Reina Haque, PhD


melanoma, disparities, socioeconomic status, race, ethnicity, healthcaresystems, integrated healthcare system


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