Eugenio Cruz

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PURPOSE The treatment a patient receives is greatly affected by what he or she chooses to disclose to a physician. This qualitative study investigated such factors as culture and background that contribute to Latina patients' nondisclosure of medical information. METHODS Participants were 28 Latina women living in Brooklyn. In-depth interviews in English(More)
SETTING Despite a continuing decline in tuberculosis (TB) in the US, jails remain a high-risk setting for the identification of active and latent TB infection (LTBI). OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to document the change in TB prevalence in the San Francisco City and County Jail. DESIGN Two period prevalence analyses were done, for 1994 and(More)
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