Armin D. Weinberg

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BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to examine Texas physicians' recommendations for the quadrivalent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in 11-to-12-year-old girls, intention to recommend HPV vaccines to 11-to-12-year-old boys, and attitudes about mandated HPV vaccination for 11-to-12-year-old girls. MATERIALS AND METHODS We conducted a(More)
Stewart et al. 1 have implemented a clever strategy for documenting the underrepresentation of racial/ethnic minorities and older patients in surgical oncology clinical trials. Their approach involved calculation of an ''enrollment fraction'' (EF) for various subsets of the American cancer patient population. Individual EFs were computed as the ratio of(More)
As of January, 2012, an estimated 13.7 million persons are living as cancer survivors. This population is expected to grow to nearly 18 million by 2022. While their treatment may be considered successful, many cancer survivors experience long-term physical, emotional, and psychosocial late effects of treatment. Our focus was on community-based cancer(More)
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