Medical financial hardship reported by Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander cancer survivors compared with non-Hispanic whites.

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Summary of "Medical financial hardship reported by Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander cancer survivors compared with non-Hispanic whites."

Although medical financial hardship (MFH) resulting from sequelae of cancer and treatment has been reported in other racial/ethnic populations, little is known about MFH among Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (NHPI) cancer survivors.


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Name: Cancer
ISSN: 1097-0142


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Tax-exempt trusts or custodial accounts established by individuals with financial institutions for saving money for future medical expenses.

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