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Disclosing neuroimaging incidental findings: a qualitative thematic analysis of health literacy challenges

  • Caitlin E. Rancher1,
  • Jody M. Shoemaker1,
  • Linda E. Petree1,
  • Mark Holdsworth2,
  • John P. Phillips3 and
  • Deborah L. Helitzer4Email author
BMC Medical EthicsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201617:58

Received: 22 April 2016

Accepted: 27 September 2016

Published: 11 October 2016

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27 Sep 2016 Editorially accepted
11 Oct 2016 Article published 10.1186/s12910-016-0141-1

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Authors’ Affiliations

The Mind Research Network
College of Pharmacy, The University of New Mexico Health Science Center
Department of Neurology, The University of New Mexico
College of Population Health, MSC 09-5070 Health Sciences Center, University of New Mexico