The influence of social class on health status - American and british research on health inequalities Article Report uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Health Care Reform
  • Morals
  • Philosophy, Medical

abstract

  • The reviewed studies point to growing inequalities in health status between those of lower and those of higher socioeconomic status. Clinicians and teachers in internal medicine should incorporate this knowledge in assessing patients and adopt a perspective that takes account of socioeconomic factors in diagnostic and management decisions.

publication date

  • October 1995

Research

keywords

  • Report

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/BF02640369

PubMed ID

  • 8576775

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 577

end page

  • 86

volume

  • 10

number

  • 10