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Health care disparities
06/20/2022
Authors presented research on racial differences of overall survival outcomes among individuals with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma at ASCO 2022.
06/20/2022
mortality risk
A scan of a brain that is lit up purple.
mortality risk
06/09/2022
Racial and ethnic disparities exist across all aspects of health care. Researchers examined the association of these disparities in short- and long-term mortality for different types of stroke.
06/09/2022
mortality
uterus diagram
mortality
05/16/2022
Researchers examined demographic differences in the mortality rate for uterine cancer within the United States.
05/16/2022

Interactive Features

Public Health
Public Health
04/08/2021
The recent events and protests across the United States have prompted various organizations and institutions to voice their opinion regarding racial disparities. Do you think medical organizations and...
04/08/2021
Health Care Disparities
Health Care Disparities
01/23/2020
Annual health care spending in the United States totals more than $3 trillion. Do you think the cost of health care is justified? Let us know by taking our poll.
01/23/2020
Health Care Disparities
Health Care Disparities
12/12/2019
Universal health care is a system that provides quality medical services to all citizens. Do you believe universal health care has a future in the United States? Let us know your opinion by taking our...
12/12/2019
Health Care Disparities
Health Care Disparities
08/07/2017
Patients often experience barriers to health care for one reason or another. What experiences have you and your patients had with barriers to migraine care?
08/07/2017

Clinical Insights

medication accesss
medication accesss
05/13/2022
In this Q&A, Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH, discusses interventions to address the health care disparities that exist along the care continuum for certain patient populations who are at-risk for HIV...
05/13/2022
Neurology
Justin McArthur
Neurology
05/13/2022
He discusses the changes that need to be made in the research community to encompass a larger representative cohort, how current events will shape the future of neurology, and how the American Neurological...
05/13/2022
health care trends
health care trends
02/22/2022
In a recent study, researchers examined how chronic kidney disease care differed among patients of different races and ethnicities. Lead study author Chi Chu, MD, MAS, answered our questions on his team’s...
02/22/2022
mortality risk
mortality risk
01/31/2022
Lead study author Lana Mucalo, MD, discusses her team’s recent study examining the prevalence of opioid-related mortality in patients with sickle cell disease from 2013 to 2019. She presented her research...
01/31/2022
Health Care Disparities
Health Care Disparities
05/12/2021
How does sex and race impact the care patients with migraine receive? Robert Cowan, MD, answered our questions about his research examining this relationship, a topic he presented at AAN 2021.
05/12/2021