Potential Motivators and Barriers for Encouraging Health Screening for Cardiovascular Disease Among Latino Men in Rural Communities in the Northwestern United States

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Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death across all races and ethnicities. In particular, Latino men suffer disproportionately from conditions that lead to CVD such as hypertension, high cholesterol, and diabetes. There are easy and inexpensive ways to screen for certain cardiovascular conditions, yet Latino men are not benefiting from… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10903-015-0199-8

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@article{Lee2015PotentialMA, title={Potential Motivators and Barriers for Encouraging Health Screening for Cardiovascular Disease Among Latino Men in Rural Communities in the Northwestern United States}, author={Moon J. Lee and Mary C. Sobralske and Chelane Fackenthall}, journal={Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health}, year={2015}, volume={18}, pages={411-419} }