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Title Underserved and socially disadvantaged groups and linkages with health and health care differentials / edited by Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld
Edition First edition
Published Bingley, UK : Emerald Publishing, 2019


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 269 pages) : illustrations
Series Research in the sociology of health care ; v. 37
Research in the sociology of health care ; v. 37
Contents Front Cover; Underserved and Socially Disadvantaged Groups and Linkages With Health and Health Care Differentials; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; About the Contributors; Part I. Introduction to Volume; Underserved and Socially Disadvantaged Groups and Linkages with Health and Health Care Differentials; Underserved and Socially Disadvantaged Groups and Other Social Factors as Linked to Health Disparities and Health Care Disp ... ; Health Inequalities, Health Care Inequalities, and Health Disparities; Underserved and Socially Disadvantaged Groups
Review of Contents of the VolumeReferences; Part II. Mental Health Related Issues; Disadvantage Begets Disadvantage? Exploring Mental Health Pathways for Girls of Color; Introduction; Method; Sample and Procedure; Measures; Analysis; Results; Discussion; References; Familial Support and Mental Health Service Use: Differences among First- and Second-generation Asian American and Latinx Ol ... ; Introduction; Family Support; Theoretical Background; Socioemotional Selectivity Theory; Modernization; Literature Review; Beliefs and Behaviors in Mental Health Services; Filial Piety; Familism
Western InfluencesShifts in Family Expectations and Networks; Data and Methods; Variables; Mental Health Service Use; Ancestry and Immigrant Generation; Familial Support; Controls; Results; Ancestry/Immigrant-generation and Mental Health Service Use; Sex, Marital Status, and Familial Support; Hypothesis 1; Hypothesis 2; Hypothesis 3; Hypothesis 4; Discussion and Limitations; Conclusion; References; Psychological Distress Differentials as a Function of Subjective Social Status among Latino Subgroups in the United States; Latino Groups Mental Health Differentials
Subjective SES and Mental HealthStatistical Analyses; Methods; Sample and Procedures; Measures; Psychological Distress; Subjective Social Status (SSS); Sociodemographic Variables; Sociocultural Indicators; Objective Socioeconomic Status (SES); Results; Descriptive Statistics and Preliminary Analyses; Multivariable Linear Regression Models; Subjective Social Status in the United States; Subjective Social Status in the Community; Discussion; Limitations; Conclusion; References; Part III. Other Health Problems; Race, Environmental Inequality, and Physical Health; Introduction; Background
Race and Environmental RiskEnvironmental Risk and Physical Health; Hypotheses; Data; Measures; Environmental Toxins; Self-rated Physical Health; Race and Ethnicity; Socioeconomic Status; Background Variables; Statistical Procedures; Results; Toxin Exposures; Self-rated Physical Health; Mediation Analyses; Supplemental Analyses; Discussion; Conclusion; References; Autism Spectrum Disorders and the HealthCare Experiences of Aging Adults; Introduction; Research Purpose; Research Methods; Sampling Strategy; Ethical Issues: Human Subject Issues; Accommodations for Participant Recruitment; Findings
Summary Looking specifically at the factors impacting on health and health care differentials, this book examines the health and health care issues of both patients and providers of care in the United States and around the globe. Chapters focus on linkages to policy, population concerns and patients and providers of care as ways to meet health care needs
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on December 19, 2019)
Subject Health services accessibility -- United States
Medically underserved areas -- United States
Medical care -- Needs assessment -- United States
Health services accessibility.
Health Services Accessibility
Health systems & services.
Medical -- Health Care Delivery.
Health services accessibility.
Medical care -- Needs assessment.
Medically underserved areas.
SUBJECT United States
Subject United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Kronenfeld, Jennie J., editor
ISBN 9781838670566