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The Resource Health disparities in the United States : social class, race, ethnicity, and health, Donald A. Barr

Health disparities in the United States : social class, race, ethnicity, and health, Donald A. Barr

Label
Health disparities in the United States : social class, race, ethnicity, and health
Title
Health disparities in the United States
Title remainder
social class, race, ethnicity, and health
Statement of responsibility
Donald A. Barr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barr, Donald A
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418.3.U6
LC item number
B37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WA 300
NLM item number
B268h 2008
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Health services accessibility
  • Social medicine
  • Minorities
  • Equality
  • Health
  • Medical economics
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Prejudice
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Health disparities in the United States : social class, race, ethnicity, and health, Donald A. Barr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 pòor 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? -- 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?
Control code
175055146
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 295 pages
Isbn
9780801888205
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007042008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)175055146
Label
Health disparities in the United States : social class, race, ethnicity, and health, Donald A. Barr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 pòor 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? -- 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?
Control code
175055146
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 295 pages
Isbn
9780801888205
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007042008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)175055146

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