Race, ethnicity, and pain among the U.S. adult population.

  title={Race, ethnicity, and pain among the U.S. adult population.},
  author={Vickie L. Shavers and Alexis D. Bakos and Vanessa B. Sheppard},
  journal={Journal of health care for the poor and underserved},
  volume={21 1},
INTRODUCTION There is reliable evidence that racial/ethnic minorities suffer disproportionately from unrelieved pain compared with Whites. Several factors may contribute to disparities in pain management. Understanding how these factors influence effective pain management among racial/ethnic minority populations would be helpful for developing tailored… CONTINUE READING