Transborder use of medical services among Mexican American students in a U.S. border university

@article{Fernndez2006TransborderUO,
  title={Transborder use of medical services among Mexican American students in a U.S. border university},
  author={Leticia E. Fern{\'a}ndez and Jon Amastae},
  journal={Journal of Borderlands Studies},
  year={2006},
  volume={21},
  pages={77 - 87}
}
Abstract The geographic and cultural proximity of sister cities along the U.S.‐Mexico border suggests that U.S. residents may circumvent financial, social, and legal barriers to healthcare by seeking care in Mexico. While most reports suggest that cross‐border use of healthcare is a common practice among low‐income Spanish‐speaking U.S. residents, little is known about groups with other socioeconomic profiles. We use data from a survey among students enrolled in a U.S. border university to… Expand
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