Andrew J. Vickers, DPhil; David M. Kent, MD, CM, MSc
Grant Support: In part by funds from David H. Koch provided through the Prostate Cancer Foundation, the Sidney Kimmel Center for Prostate and Urologic Cancers, and the National Cancer Institute (P50-CA92629 [Specialized Programs of Research Excellence grant] and P30-CA008748 [to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center]). Additional support was provided by the National Institutes of Health (grant U01 NS086294), the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (grant 1IP2PI000722), and a Clinical & Translational Science Awards U-award (UL1 TR001064).
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Current Author Addresses:Dr. Vickers: Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 485 Lexington Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10017.
Dr. Kent: Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111.
Vickers AJ, Kent DM. The Lake Wobegon Effect: Why Most Patients Are at Below-Average Risk. Ann Intern Med. ;162:866–867. doi: 10.7326/M14-2767
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2015;162(12):866-867.
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