An examination of community members', researchers' and health professionals' perceptions of barriers to minority participation in medical research: an application of concept mapping.

@article{Robinson2007AnEO,
  title={An examination of community members', researchers' and health professionals' perceptions of barriers to minority participation in medical research: an application of concept mapping.},
  author={Jamuir Robinson and W. M. K. Trochim},
  journal={Ethnicity & health},
  year={2007},
  volume={12 5},
  pages={521-39}
}
OBJECTIVE Some of the most promising medical treatments are currently being developed and used in clinical trials. In the US, rates of chronic disease among racial/ethnic minorities are disproportionately high. Unfortunately, the rates of minority participation in medical research are low, and the reasons are unclear. This study seeks to contribute to the body of knowledge that is currently available relating to the specific barriers to racial/ethnic minority participation in medical research… CONTINUE READING

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