Barriers to healthcare among Asian Americans.

@article{Kim2010BarriersTH,
  title={Barriers to healthcare among Asian Americans.},
  author={Wooksoo Kim and Robert Keefe},
  journal={Social work in public health},
  year={2010},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={286-95}
}
The myth of the well-adjusted Asian American resulted from sample-biased research studies that concluded that Asian Americans are physically healthier and financially better off than Caucasians. The myth has been perpetuated by researchers who have often categorized Asian Americans as a single, undifferentiated group rather than as distinct ethnic groups. Consequently, data analysis techniques do not reveal distinctions that may exist had the researchers controlled for ethnic group variation… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 17 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 29 references

Asian Pacific Islander Health

  • E. Takada, J. M. Fort, L. S. Lloyd
  • In S. Loue (Ed.), Handbook of immigrant health…
  • 1998
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Health insurance coverage status and type of coverage by selected characteristics: 2005

  • U. S. Census Bureau.
  • Retrieved August 8, 2007, from http://pubdb3…
  • 2007

Health literacy, consumer health manual national network of libraries of medicine

  • E. Sullivan, P. Glassman
  • Retrieved September
  • 2007
1 Excerpt

Asian Americans and Alzheimer ’ s disease : Assimilation , culture , and beliefs

  • R. S. Jones, T. W. Chow, M. Gatz
  • Journal of Aging Studies
  • 2006
1 Excerpt

Asian Americans and Alzheimer’s

  • S R., T. W. Chow, M. Gatz
  • Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health,
  • 2006

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…