Racial discrimination and alcohol-related behavior in urban transit operators: findings from the San Francisco Muni Health and Safety Study.

@article{Yen1999RacialDA,
  title={Racial discrimination and alcohol-related behavior in urban transit operators: findings from the San Francisco Muni Health and Safety Study.},
  author={Irene H. Yen and David R. Ragland and Birgit A. Greiner and June M Fisher},
  journal={Public health reports},
  year={1999},
  volume={114 5},
  pages={448-58}
}
OBJECTIVE A growing body of literature is documenting the health effects of racial discrimination. The authors investigated the association between racial discrimination and alcohol-related behavior in a sample of urban transit operators. METHODS Using data from a 1993-1995 cross-sectional study of transit operators in San Francisco, California, the authors analyzed responses to two sets of questions about racial discrimination; the first set focused on reaction to unfair treatment and the… CONTINUE READING

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