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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 127–152.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Deborah Stone Although racial and ethnic disparities in health have been on the federal government's agenda since 1985, no policy reforms have significantly reduced disparities. The question arises whether states can effectively address this issue without waiting for solutions from the national...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 185–218.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Brian K. Gibbs; Laurie Nsiah-Jefferson; Matthew D. McHugh; Amal N. Trivedi; Deborah Prothrow-Stith Eliminating racial and ethnic disparities in health status and health care, a major focus of Healthy People 2010 , remains on the national agenda and among the priorities for the administration...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (5): 761–783.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Sara Rosenbaum; Morgan Handley; Rebecca Morris; Maria Casoni Abstract Context: The racial health equity implications of the Trump administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Methods: We focus on four key health care policy decisions made by the administration in response to the public...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (2): 131–158.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Merlin Chowkwanyun Abstract What exactly is a “racial health disparity”? This article explores five lenses that have been used to answer that question. It contends that racial health disparities have been presented—by researchers both within academia and outside of it—as problems of five varieties...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (2): 225–258.
Published: 01 April 2022
... weight and preterm birth to Black and white mothers, and whether variations in state generosity attenuate the racial inequalities in birth outcomes. The authors also examine whether the relationship between state policies and racial inequalities in birth outcomes is moderated by the education level...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (5): 889–924.
Published: 01 October 2021
... Health impact. Figure 1B Financial impact. Figure 1B Financial impact. We also examined differences by race and ethnicity and found that non-Hispanic Black respondents were significantly more likely to report that they strongly agreed with both statements than other racial groups ( fig...
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Published: 01 October 2021
Figure 5 Coefficient plots of treatment effects by racial group. More
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Published: 01 April 2022
Figure 2 Racial difference IMR trends in Southern and non-Southern states. More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (2): 177–209.
Published: 01 April 2020
... are not significantly related to sponsorship of punishment-oriented bills. Conclusions: These results suggest that the racial inequalities and double standards of drug policy still persist but in different forms. To understand how policy approaches to drug abuse vary over this time period, figure 2 presents...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (2): 241–276.
Published: 01 April 2020
... that emphasize racial disadvantage activate loser perceptions and the political consequences of such beliefs. Methods: White survey participants (N = 1,549) were randomized into three groups: a control which saw no news article, or one of two treatment groups which saw a news article about the opioid crisis...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (1): 75–105.
Published: 01 February 1998
...David Barton Smith Large racial inequities in health care use continue to be reported, raising concerns about discrimination. Historically, the health system, with its professionally dominated, autonomous, voluntary organizational structure, has presented special challenges to civil rights efforts...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (4): 811–838.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Jason Schnittker; Ke Liang Although some scholars suggest that racial/ethnic concordance between physicians and patients will do much to eliminate disparities in medical care, the evidence for concordance effects is mixed. Using nationally representative data with an oversample of blacks...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (2): 419–422.
Published: 01 April 1991
...David Rosner Robert N. Proctor. Racial Hygiene: Medicine under the Nazis. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1988. 496 pp. $14.95 paper. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 Reference Maier , Charles S. 1988 . The Unmasterable Past: History, Holocaust...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (6): 1033–1088.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Jacqueline Stevens Conventional wisdom holds that race is socially constructed and not based on genetic differences. Cutting-edge genetic research threatens this view and hence also endangers the pursuit of racial equality and useful public health research. The most recent incarnation of racial...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (5): 861–881.
Published: 01 October 2008
..., they are the only providers for which current reporting requirements make it possible to fully assess racial disparities in use and quality of care. We find that African Americans' use of nursing homes in 2000 in the United States was 14 percent higher than Caucasians' use. The largest relative African American use...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 851–869.
Published: 01 August 1993
...David Barton Smith No published measures of racial integration in health facilities in the United States exist. This article reviews the problems with possible sources of data. It then derives estimates of the degree of integration in nursing homes and hospitals from the 1985 National Nursing Home...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 627–651.
Published: 01 August 2016
...David R. Williams; Valerie Purdie-Vaughns Abstract Large racial/ethnic and socioeconomic status (SES) differences in health persist in the United States. Eliminating these health disparities is a public health challenge of our time. This article addresses what is needed for social and behavioral...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 827–846.
Published: 01 August 2016
... essential for American democracy, but American institutions were not designed to handle its current form—ideologically pure, racially sorted, closely matched parties playing by “Gingrich rules” before a partisan media. The new partisanship injects three far-reaching changes into national health policy...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (2): 413–417.
Published: 01 April 2017
... factors to supposedly distinct racial populations can be furthered if read alongside scholarship that works to unpack the political assumptions and consequences made by constructing obesity as one of those supposed risk factors (Kirkland 2008 ; Kirkland 2011 ). What discourses and practices made...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (6): 921–959.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Sarah E. Gollust; Paula M. Lantz; Peter A. Ubel Despite the salience of health disparities in media and policy discourse, little previous research has investigated if imagery associating an illness with a certain racial group influences public perceptions. This study evaluated the influence...