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Health Disparity: Find More Info

Health disparity and health inequity mean that some people don't get the care they deserve. Many factors influence disparity...read more in this guide.

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Subject Headings for PubMed & Medline

  • African Americans 
  • Amish
  • Arabs
  • Asian Americans 
  • Emigrants and Immigrants
  • Gypsies 
  • Healthcare Disparities
  • Health Status Disparities 
  • Hispanic Americans 
  • Homeless Persons and Homeless Youth 
  • Insurance (and various specific terms for type of coverage)
  • Insurance Coverage 
  • Insurance Selection Bias 
  • Inuits
  • Jews 
  • Medically Uninsured 
  • Mexican Americans 
  • Minority Health 
  • Poverty Area
  • Prisoners
  • Refugees
  • Rural Health
  • Rural Health Services
  • Rural Health Population
  • Suburban Health Services
  • Transgendered Persons
  • Transients & Migrants
  • Urban Health
  • Urban Health Services
  • Urban Population
  • Veterans
  • Vulnerable Populations 

Subject Headings for CINAHL

  • Amish
  • Arabs
  • Asians (and 8 more specific group names)
  • Blacks
  • Ethnic Groups
  • GLBT Persons (and 6 more specific group names)
  • Gypsies
  • Health Care Disparities
  • Health Resource Allocation
  • Health Resource Utilization 
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Hispanics
  • Homeless Persons
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants, Illegal 
  • Indigenous Peoples (and 4 more specific group names)
  • Insurance
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Selection Bias 
  • Jews
  • Medically Uninsured
  • Medically Underserved 
  • Minority Groups
  • Named Groups (such as: Immigrants, Indigent Persons, Refugees, Transients & Migrants, and more)
  • Race Factors
  • Runaways
  • Rural Health 
  • Rural Health Centers
  • Rural Health Services 
  • Rural Population
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Urban Health
  • Urban Health Services
  • Urban Population 
  • Whites