Barriers to the use of health services by Chinese Americans.

  title={Barriers to the use of health services by Chinese Americans.},
  author={Grace X Ma},
  journal={Journal of allied health},
  volume={29 2},
  • Grace X Ma
  • Published 2000 in Journal of allied health
This study examined the extent to which cultural, socioeconomic, and systemic factors impeded access to and utilization of health services among a convenience sample of 52 Chinese immigrants living in metropolitan Houston. The subjects, of differing levels of socioeconomic status, were 25 years old or older. Methods used for data collection included participant observation, face-to-face interview, and case study. A semistructured interview instrument with open- and closed-ended questions was… CONTINUE READING

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