Key clinical point: Racial and ethnic minorities are less likely to use sun protective behaviors than are white people.
Major finding: Non-Hispanic black, non-Hispanic Asian, and Hispanic adults were less likely to use sunscreen than were non-Hispanic white adults (adjusted odds ratio [aOR], 0.43, 0.54, and 0.70, respectively).
Study details: Multivariable logistic regression analysis of 8,952 survey respondents.
Disclosures: There was no external funding and the authors had no conflicts of interest to disclose.
McKenzie C and Kundu RV. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2019 Jun 19. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2019.06.1306.