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The Resource 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

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

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, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, and (by courtesy) in the Graduate School of Education, Stanford University, Stanford, California
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barr, Donald A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418.3.U6
LC item number
B37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WA 300 AA1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Health services accessibility
  • Social medicine
  • Minorities
  • Equality
  • Health
  • Medical economics
  • Health Status Disparities
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Healthcare Disparities
  • Prejudice
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Equality
  • Health services accessibility
  • Health
  • Medical economics
  • Minorities
  • Social medicine
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • United States
Label
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
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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 '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?
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvii, 308 pages
Isbn
9781421414751
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013046569
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)863667786
  • (OCoLC)ocn863667786
Label
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
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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 '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?
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvii, 308 pages
Isbn
9781421414751
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013046569
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)863667786
  • (OCoLC)ocn863667786

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