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Brief report: Acute care visits vary by race and ethnicity among publicly insured preterm infants

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This study was funded by the California Preterm Birth Initiative (PPTBi-CA). M.S.P. is also supported by an AHRQ career development grant (K12HS026383), and National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences grant (KL2TR001870).

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K.L.K. conceptualized and designed the study, drafted the initial manuscript, and revised the manuscript. M.S.P. supervised the design and review process as well as edited the manuscript. R.J.B. analyzed the data and edited the manuscript. E.E.R., M.A.S., and L.L.J.-P. substantially contributed to the study conception and design and edited the manuscript. All authors approved the final manuscript as submitted and agree to be accountable for all aspects of the work.

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Correspondence to Kayla L. Karvonen.

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Karvonen, K.L., Baer, R.J., Rogers, E.E. et al. Brief report: Acute care visits vary by race and ethnicity among publicly insured preterm infants. Pediatr Res (2021).

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