‘Unfair and fixable’: The heat goes on cancer gaps amid risk they will widen

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‘Unfair and fixable’: The heat goes on cancer gaps amid risk they will widen

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McMillan
Nina Scott
Researcher and public health physician Nina Scott says gaps in health outcomes are fixable: “We can totally nail this"
Treating Māori patients’ comorbidity effectively early on would ensure they are not delayed or undertreated when they have chemotherapy Reducing
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Tin Tin S, Elwood JM, Brown C et al. Ethnic disparities in breast cancer survival in New Zealand: which factors contrib­ute? BMC Cancer 2018;18:58 (online 8 January)