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Association of Primary Care Clinic Appointment Time With Clinician Ordering and Patient Completion of Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening.

Hsiang EY, Mehta SJ, Small DS, Rareshide CAL, Snider CK, Day SC, Patel MS


May 2nd, 2019

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JAMA Network Open

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As the clinic day progresses, clinicians may fall behind schedule and experience decision fatigue. However, the association of time of day with cancer screening rates is unknown. This study aims to evaluate the association of primary care clinic appointment time with clinician ordering and patient completion of breast and colorectal cancer screening.


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