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Searching for Silver Linings: Is Perceived Medical Discrimination Weaker in Segregated Areas?

Appl Spat Anal Policy 2018 Mar 11;11(1):37-58. Epub 2016 Oct 11.

Department of Sociology, 1400 Washington Ave, University at Albany.

An ongoing obstacle in dealing with minority health disparities is discriminatory behavior from healthcare practitioners, also known as medical discrimination. It is not clear, however, if the effects of medical discriminations onto health are constant across space. For example, there is evidence to suspect minorities in racially segregated neighborhoods suffer less from discrimination compared to those living elsewhere. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12061-016-9211-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5809004PMC
March 2018
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On the Relationship Between Neighborhood Perception, Length of Residence and Co-Ethnic Concentration.

Appl Spat Anal Policy 2013 Dec;6(4):267-284

Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301, University Dr., Galveston, TX 77555, USA.

We investigate how co-ethnic concentration and length of residence are related to neighborhood perception in aged Mexican Americans, and discuss sources of information for measuring social environments. Neighborhood perception scale, length of residence in current home, and all individual-level covariates in a hierarchical linear model are derived from data on community-dwelling older adults. Tract-level measures are obtained from Census data. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12061-013-9084-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4104697PMC
December 2013
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