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Unequal treatment : confronting racial and ethnic disparities in health care

Author: Brian D Smedley; Adrienne Y Stith; Alan R Nelson
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Racial and ethnic disparities in health care are known to reflect access to care and other issues that arise from differing socioeconomic conditions. This book explores how persons of color  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian D Smedley; Adrienne Y Stith; Alan R Nelson
ISBN: 9780309215824 030921582X 030908265X 9780309082655 0309084032 9780309084031 0309085322 9780309085328
OCLC Number: 853283904
Description: xvi, 764 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: 1. Introduction and Literature Review --
2. The HealthCare Environment and Its Relation to Disparities --
3. Assessing Potential Sources of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Care: Patient- and System-Level Factors --
4. Assessing Potential Sources of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Care: The Clinical Encounter --
5. Interventions: Systemic Strategies --
6. Interventions: Cross-Cultural Education in the Health Professions --
7. Data Collection and Monitoring --
8. Needed Research --
App. C. Federal-Level and Other Initiatives to Address Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Healthcare --
App. D. Racial Disparities in Healthcare: Highlights from Focus Group Findings --
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Diagnosis and Treatment: A Review of the Evidence and a Consideration of Causes / H. Jack Geiger --
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Healthcare: A Background and History / W. Michael Byrd and Linda A. Clayton --
The Rationing of Healthcare and Health Disparity for the American Indians/Alaska Natives / Jennie R. Joe --
Patient-Provider Communication: The Effect of Race and Ethnicity on Process and Outcomes of Healthcare / Lisa A. Cooper and Debra L. Roter --
The Culture of Medicine and Racial, Ethnic, and Class Disparities in Healthcare / Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good, Cara James, Byron J. Good and Anne E. Becker --
The Civil Rights Dimension of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Status / Thomas E. Perez --
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Healthcare: Issues in the Design, Structure, and Administration of Federal Healthcare Financing Programs Supported Through Direct Public Funding / Sara Rosenbaum --
The Impact of Cost Containment Efforts on Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Healthcare: A Conceptualization / Thomas Rice --
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Healthcare: An Ethical Analysis of When and How They Matter / Madison Powers and Ruth Faden.
Responsibility: Brian D. Smedley, Adrienne Y. Stith, and Alan R. Nelson, editors ; Committee on Understanding and Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine.

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