Why isn't evidence based practice improving health care for minorities in the United States?

@article{Lee2013WhyIE,
  title={Why isn't evidence based practice improving health care for minorities in the United States?},
  author={Haeok Lee and Joyce J. Fitzpatrick and Sung-Yi Baik},
  journal={Applied nursing research : ANR},
  year={2013},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={263-8}
}
Achieving health equity by improving the health care of all racial/ethnic groups is one of the key goals of Healthy People 2020. The implementation of evidence based practice (EBP) has been a major recommendation to achieve health equity in hopes of eliminating the subjectivity of clinical decision making. However, health disparities among racial/ethnic minorities are persistent in spite of the adoption of standardized care based on evidence. The EBP with racial and ethnic minorities is often… CONTINUE READING