Marginalization and health geomatics

  title={Marginalization and health geomatics},
  author={Gregory L. Alexander and Edward L. Kinman and Louise C. Miller and Timothy B. Patrick},
  journal={Journal of biomedical informatics},
  volume={36 4-5},
Marginalized groups have been defined as groups that have been peripheralized from the center of society. Increasing nursing knowledge of marginalized groups and the dynamics of population diversity will enable nurses to better recognize shifting health patterns, plan for utilization of health services, and determine ethnic and cultural differences that exist in marginalized populations. The authors of this article review theoretical models responsible for defining the concept marginalization… CONTINUE READING
5 Citations
22 References
Similar Papers


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 22 references

Bioterrorism GIS can help fight a new threat

  • M Popovich, R Fiedler, S Fiedler, J. Massee
  • Available from: gw/2002…
  • 2002
1 Excerpt

Current population reports, poverty in the United States: 1999

  • J Dalakar, BD Proctor
  • Washington DC: US Census Bureau;
  • 2000
2 Excerpts

The ESRI guide to GIS analysis vol I: geograhical patterns and relationships

  • A. Mitchell
  • Redlands, CA: Environmental Systems Research…
  • 1999
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…