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Healthcare Disparities
See also : Minority Health : Cultural Competency
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Cardiovascular Disease in Racial and Ethnic Minorities
Care of the Uninsured in America
Closing the Gap: A National Blueprint to Improve the Health of Persons with Mental Retardation
Critical Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Differences in Health in Late Life
Disability Rights Movement
Eliminating Healthcare Disparities in America
Entitled to Nothing: The Struggle for Immigrant Health Care in the Age of Welfare Reform
Examining the Health Disparities Research Plan of the National Institutes of Health
Handbook of Urban Health: Populations, Methods, and Practice
Healthcare Disparities at the Crossroads with Healthcare Reform
How Far Have We Come in Reducing Health Disparities? Progress Since 2000: Workshop Summary
Interventions to Improve Minority Health Care and Reduce Racial and Ethnic Disparities
Interventions to Improve Veterans' Access to Care: A Systematic Review of the Literature
National Healthcare Disparities Report
Pharmacokinetics and Drug Interactions in the Elderly and Special Issues in Elderly ...
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Databases  RSS
Child Trends DataBank
Data2010
Native Health Databases
PubMed MEDLINE
Web of Science
E-Journals  RSS
Conflict and Health
Ethnicity and Health
Health Economics Policy and Law
Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved
Milbank Quarterly
Qualitative Health Research
Race and Society
Sociology of Health and Illness
Recommended Websites
AMA: Eliminating Health Disparities
[http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/physician-resources/public-health/eliminating-health-disparities.page]
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American Hospital Association: Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities
[http://www.aha.org/advocacy-issues/disparities/index.shtml]
American Public Health Association: Health Disparities
[http://www.apha.org/advocacy/priorities/issues/disparities/]
Critical Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Differences in Health in Late Life
[http://books.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=11086]
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Cross Cultural Health Care Program
[http://xculture.org/]
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Diversity Rx
[http://www.diversityrx.org/]
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Eliminating Health Disparities
[http://www.amsa.org/disparities/index.cfm]
Eliminating Health Disparities: Measurement and Data Needs
[http://books.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=10979]
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Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health Across the U.S. (REACH U.S.)
[http://www.cdc.gov/reach/]
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Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care
[http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?isbn=030908265X]
Why the Difference?
[http://www.kff.org/whythedifference/]
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BU and BMC Resources
Ethnic Studies
[http://www.bu.edu/library/guides/ethnic.html]
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Consumer Health
MedlinePlus: Health Disparities
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/healthdisparities.html]
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Government Agencies and Resources
Diabetes Disparities Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities
[http://www.ahrq.gov/research/diabdisp.htm]
Minority Health
[http://www.ahrq.gov/research/minorix.htm]
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National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disaparities
[http://www.nimhd.nih.gov/]
Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities
[http://www.cdc.gov/omhd/default.htm]
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Trends in Racial and Ethnic-Specific Rates for the Health Status Indicators: United States, 1990-1998 [.pdf]
[http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/statnt/statnt23.pdf]
Health Reports
Recent Trends in Mortality Rates for Four Major Cancers, by Sex and Race/Ethnicity -- 1990-98
[http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5103a1.htm]
Tutorials and Learning Tools
Race, Ethnicity and Health Care
[http://www.kaiseredu.org/Tutorials-and-Presentations.aspx#RaceEthnicity1]
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