Use of race and ethnicity in biomedical publication.

@article{Kaplan2003UseOR,
  title={Use of race and ethnicity in biomedical publication.},
  author={Judith B. Kaplan and Trude A. Bennett},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2003},
  volume={289 20},
  pages={
          2709-16
        }
}
Researchers, clinicians, and policy makers face 3 challenges in writing about race and ethnicity: accounting for the limitations of race/ethnicity data; distinguishing between race/ethnicity as a risk factor or as a risk marker; and finding a way to write about race/ethnicity that does not stigmatize and does not imply a we/they dichotomy between health professionals and populations of color. Journals play an important role in setting standards for research and policy literature. The authors… 

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