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Geographic Information Systems and Chronic Kidney Disease: Racial Disparities, Rural Residence and Forecasting

Description
Provides an overview of geographic information systems (GIS) concepts and techniques. Examines how GIS has been used to study socioeconomic factors that contribute to chronic kidney disease. Explores race, poverty, and rural residence in relation to planning for renal services geographically.
Author(s)
Rudolph A. Rodriguez, John R. Hotchkiss, Ann M. O'Hare
Citation
Journal of Nephrology, 26(1), 3-15
Date
2013
Type
Document
Tagged as
Health conditions · Research methods and resources · Social determinants of health · Technology for health and human services