Trends for Reported Discrimination in Health Care in a National Sample of Older Adults with Chronic Conditions

@article{ScD2017TrendsFR,
  title={Trends for Reported Discrimination in Health Care in a National Sample of Older Adults with Chronic Conditions},
  author={Thu T. Nguyen ScD and Anusha M. Vable ScD and M. Maria Glymour ScD and Amani Nuru-Jeter},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={33},
  pages={291-297}
}
Discrimination in health care settings is associated with poor health outcomes and may be especially harmful to individuals with chronic conditions, who need ongoing clinical care. Although efforts to reduce discrimination are growing, little is known about national trends in discrimination in health care settings. For Black, White, and Hispanic respondents with chronic disease in the 2008–2014 Health and Retirement Study (N = 13,897 individuals and 21,078 reports), we evaluated trends in… CONTINUE READING