Introduction
Barriers to Health Care
Health Disparities
Breaking Barriers
Electronic Library
Acknowledgments
   
HEALTH DISPARITIES (1 OF 8)

Examples of Health Disparities and the Negative Consequences of Barriers to Care

 
1. Infant mortality rates of infants born to migrant farm workers are estimated to be twice that of the general population.

Gwyther ME, et al. Migrant Farmworker Children: Health Status, Barriers to Care, and Nursing Innovations in Health Care Delivery. J Pediatric Health Care 1998; 12:60-66.

 
     

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