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Health and medical care of African-Americans / Wornie L. Reed with William Darity, Sr., and Noma L. Roberson
Bib ID 1283467
Format BookBook
Author
Reed, Wornie L
 
Description Westport, Conn. : Auburn House, 1993 
xix, 159 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0865692173 (hardback)
0865692181 (paperback)
Full contents
  • 1. Health Status and Sociodemographic Context
  • 2. Adverse Birth Outcomes: Infant Mortality, Low Birth Weight, and Maternal Deaths
  • 3. Cancer Incidence and Mortality
  • 4. Trends in Homicide
  • 5. Lead Poisoning: The Invisible Epidemic
  • 6. Current Plagues: Chemical Dependency and AIDS
  • 7. Sickle Cell Anemia
  • 8. Access to Medical Care
  • 9. Health Work Force Distribution
  • 10. Cross-Cutting Issues in the Health of African-Americans.
 
Notes

"Prepared under the auspices of the William Monroe Trotter Institute, University of Massachusetts at Boston, Wornie L. Reed, General editor."

Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-153) and index.

Subjects African Americans -- Health and hygiene.  |  African Americans -- Medical care.
Other authors/contributors Darity, William  |  Roberson, Noma L  |  William Monroe Trotter Institute

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