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A health disparities research framework to guide a radiology response to achieve equitable care during crisis

      Highlights

      • Public health crises like the COVID-19 pandemic can exacerbate existing health disparities related to social determinants of health.
      • Radiology departments have a central role in mitigating emerging health disparities exacerbated during crises, like the COVID-19 pandemic.
      • Our response can be enhanced using the modified health disparity research framework (HDRF): Detecting, Understanding, Reducing, Evaluating.
      • This modified HDRF can aid in ensuring that a rapid response to crisis is also an equitable response for those most vulnerable.

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