Racism and Health: Evidence and Needed Research.

  title={Racism and Health: Evidence and Needed Research.},
  author={David R. Williams and Jourdyn A. Lawrence and Brigette A. Davis},
  journal={Annual review of public health},
In recent decades, there has been remarkable growth in scientific research examining the multiple ways in which racism can adversely affect health. This interest has been driven in part by the striking persistence of racial/ethnic inequities in health and the empirical evidence that indicates that socioeconomic factors alone do not account for racial/ethnic inequities in health. Racism is considered a fundamental cause of adverse health outcomes for racial/ethnic minorities and racial/ethnic… 

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