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作者 Barr, Donald A., author
書名 Health disparities in the United States : social class, race, ethnicity, and health / Donald A. Barr, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, and (by courtesy) in the Graduate School of Education Stanford University, Stanford, California
出版項 Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2014]
©2014
國際標準書號 9781421414751 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1421414759 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781421414768 (electronic)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  RA418.3.U6 B37 2014    在架上    30660020175324
版本 Second edition
說明 xvii, 308 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction to the social roots of health disparities -- What is "health"? how should we define it? how should we measure it? -- The relationship between socioeconomic status and health, or, "they call it 'poor health' for a reason" -- Understanding how low social status leads to poor health -- Race, ethnicity, and health -- Race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and health : which is more important in affecting health status? -- Children's health disparities -- All things being equal ... does race/ethnicity affect how physicians treat patients? -- Why does race/ethnicity affect the way physicians treat patients? -- When, if ever, is it appropriate to use a patient's race/ethnicity to guide medical decisions? -- What should we do to reduce health disparities?
主題 Health Status Disparities -- United States
Ethnic Groups -- United States
Healthcare Disparities -- ethnology -- United States
Prejudice -- ethnology -- United States
Socioeconomic Factors -- United States
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