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Diabetes and Forgone Medical Care Due to Cost in the U.S. (2011-2015): Individual-level & Placed-based Disparities

Description
Identifies national trends in diabetes rates and forgone medical care among those with diabetes, along with geographic determinants and other social determinants of health disparities. Assesses rurality as a factor that affects diabetes patients' decision to forgo medical care because of cost.
Author(s)
Samuel D. Towne Jr., Jane Bolin, Alva O. Ferdinand, et al.
Date
08/2017
Type
Document
Organization
Southwest Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Diabetes · Health disparities · Rural-urban differences · Social determinants of health · Statistics and data