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Tina Shih, PhD, on Trends in Total and Out-of-Pocket Costs of Cancer Care

2021 ASCO Quality Care Symposium

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Tina Shih, PhD, of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses the rising cost-sharing requirement from private insurance, which has worsened the financial burden for patients with cancer. She believes that cost-containment policies alone may not be enough to ease this hardship.



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