Admission health status differences of black and white indigent nursing home residents.

@article{Stegbauer1995AdmissionHS,
  title={Admission health status differences of black and white indigent nursing home residents.},
  author={Cheryl Cummings Stegbauer and Veronica F Engle and Marshall J Graney},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={1995},
  volume={43 10},
  pages={1103-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the health status of newly admitted lower socioeconomic status (SES) southern black (n = 81) and white (n = 53) nursing home residents. DESIGN The study data were part of a larger prospective study on the health of newly admitted nursing home residents. SETTING A 575-bed, government-funded nursing home providing care for indigent… CONTINUE READING