Accepted for Publication: May 21, 2013.
Published Online: August 26, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.9245.
Acquisition of data: Smith-Bindman.
Analysis and interpretation of data: All authors.
Drafting of the manuscript: Smith-Bindman.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Smith-Bindman, Lebda, Feldstein, Sellami, Goldstein, Brasic, Kornak.
Statistical analysis: Smith-Bindman, Jin, Kornak.
Obtained funding: Smith-Bindman, Sellami.
Administrative, technical, and material support: All authors.
Study supervision: Smith-Bindman.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported by grants R21CA131698 and K24 CA125036 from the National Cancer Institute (Dr Smith-Bindman) and a SEED grant from the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Engineering, University of California, San Francisco (Dr Sellami).
Role of the Sponsor: The funding organizations had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; and preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Disclaimer: The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not represent the official views of the National Cancer Institute or the National Institutes of Health.
Additional Contributions: Phillip Chu and the Northern California Cancer Registry gathered data for the study. The collection of cancer incidence data used in this study was supported by the California Department of Public Health as part of the statewide cancer reporting program mandated by California Health and Safety Code §103885; the National Cancer Institute's Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results Program under contract HHSN261201000140C awarded to the Cancer Prevention Institute of California, contract HHSN261201000035C awarded to the University of Southern California, and contract HHSN261201000034C awarded to the Public Health Institute; and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Program of Cancer Registries, under agreement U58DP003862-01 awarded to the California Department of Public Health. The ideas and opinions expressed herein are those of the author(s) and endorsement by the State of California, Department of Public Health the National Cancer Institute, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or their Contractors and Subcontractors is not intended nor should be inferred.