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Adults With Diabetes Residing in "Food Swamps" Have Higher Hospitalization Rates

Description
Measures the ratio of fast food outlets to grocers in 784 locations across 15 states, and estimates the association of food swamp severity and hospitalization rates. Includes statistics with breakdowns by mostly urban, mostly rural, and completely rural locations.
Author(s)
Aryn Z. Phillips, Hector P. Rodriguez
Citation
Health Services Research, 54(1), Part II, 217-225
Date
02/2019
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Diabetes · Food security and nutrition · Health disparities · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data