Place, not race: disparities dissipate in southwest Baltimore when blacks and whites live under similar conditions.

Abstract

Much of the current health disparities literature fails to account for the fact that the nation is largely segregated, leaving racial groups exposed to different health risks and with variable access to health services based on where they live. We sought to determine if racial health disparities typically reported in national studies remain the same when… (More)
DOI: 10.1377/hlthaff.2011.0640

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