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Racial Misclassification in Mortality Records among American Indians/Alaska Natives in Oklahoma from 1991 to 2015

Description
Analyzes American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) age-adjusted mortality rates before and after linking with Indian Health Service (IHS) health records and adjusting for racial misclassification in Oklahoma from 1991 to 2015. Examines differences in misclassification by gender, age, race, geography, and cause of death. Includes practice and policy implications.
Author(s)
Tyler M. Dougherty, Amanda E. Janitz, Mary B. Williams, et al.
Citation
Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, 25(suppl 5), S36-S43
Date
2019
Type
Document
Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Mortality · Statistics and data · Oklahoma