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Skin Cancer Risk in Gay and Bisexual Men: A Call to Action
University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications
  • Aaron J. Blashill, San Diego State University
  • Sherry L. Pagoto, University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Medicine, Division of Prevention and Behavioral Medicine; UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center
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Editorial recommending that the significant sexual orientation health disparities among gay and bisexual men in regard to skin cancer and use of indoor tanning must be studied.

  • skin cancer,
  • indoor tanning,
  • sexual minorities,
  • gay men,
  • bisexual men,
  • indoor tanning
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DOI of Published Version
JAMA Dermatol. 2015 Dec 1;151(12):1293-1294. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.3125. Link to article on publisher's site
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Aaron J. Blashill and Sherry L. Pagoto. "Skin Cancer Risk in Gay and Bisexual Men: A Call to Action" Vol. 151 Iss. 12 (2015) ISSN: 2168-6084 (Electronic)
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