Studying vulnerable populations: lessons from the Roma minority.

@article{Ksa2007StudyingVP,
  title={Studying vulnerable populations: lessons from the Roma minority.},
  author={Karolina K{\'o}sa and R{\'o}za {\'A}d{\'a}ny},
  journal={Epidemiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={290-9}
}
There are important disparities in health outcomes between racial/ethnic minorities and majorities in all countries where minority health has been investigated. This holds true for the largest minority population of Europe, the Roma, although research data related to Roma are scarcer and more contested than for other minorities. We discuss major obstacles that hinder or prevent the collection of reliable data in Roma and other minorities. The definitions and classification systems on race… CONTINUE READING