Differences in risk factors for children with special health care needs (CSHCN) receiving needed specialty care by socioeconomic status

@article{Lykens2009DifferencesIR,
  title={Differences in risk factors for children with special health care needs (CSHCN) receiving needed specialty care by socioeconomic status},
  author={Kristine Lykens and Kimberly G Fulda and Sejong Bae and Karan P. Singh},
  journal={BMC Pediatrics},
  year={2009},
  volume={9},
  pages={48 - 48}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study is to identify factors affecting CSHCN's receiving needed specialty care among different socioeconomic levels. Previous literature has shown that Socioeconomic Status (SES) is a significant factor in CHSHCN receiving access to healthcare. Other literature has shown that factors of insurance, family size, race/ethnicity and sex also have effects on these children's receipt of care. However, this literature does not address whether other factors such as… CONTINUE READING

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