Patient satisfaction: African American women's views of the patient-doctor relationship.

@article{Copeland2003PatientSA,
  title={Patient satisfaction: African American women's views of the patient-doctor relationship.},
  author={Valire Carr Copeland and Sarah Hudson Scholle and Jo Ann Binko},
  journal={Journal of health & social policy},
  year={2003},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={35-48}
}
African American women are less likely than other groups of women to use health care services despite an equal or greater need. In particular, they may rely more frequently on informal sources of health care advice, such as family members and/or social support networks. Very little is known about how African American women view the health care system because few studies have investigated the impact of race and gender on patient satisfaction. To address this gap, we analyzed transcripts of focus… CONTINUE READING

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