∗Center for Surgery and Public Health, a joint venture of the Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA
†The Division of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
‡The Division of Gastrointestinal and General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
§Center for Health Decision Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA
¶Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
||the Orthopaedic and Arthritis Center for Outcomes Research (OrACORe) and Policy, Innovation eValuation in Orthopedic Treatments (PIVOT) Research Center, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.
Reprints: Lindsey L. Wolf, MD, MPH, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, 4th Floor, Suite 4-020, Boston, MA 02120. E-mail: [email protected].
Meeting Presentation: This work was presented as an oral presentation at the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress in Washington, D.C., October 16–20, 2016.
Financial disclosures: This work was supported by the American College of Surgeons Resident Research Scholarship to LLW and the U.S. National Institute of Health/National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (K24AR057827-02) to EL. Not related to this work, AHH is the PI of a contract (AD-1306-03980) with the Patient-centered Outcomes Research Institute entitled “Patient-Centered Approaches to Collect Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity in the ED” and a Harvard Surgery Affinity Research Collaborative (ARC) Program Grant entitled “Mitigating Disparities Through Enhancing Surgeons’ Ability To Provide Culturally Relevant Care.” For the remaining authors, none was declared.
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