Social Determinants of Health
"Social Determinants of Health" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The circumstances in which people are born, grow up, live, work, and age, as well as the systems put in place to deal with illness. These circumstances are in turn shaped by a wider set of forces: economics, social policies, and politics (http://www.cdc.gov/socialdeterminants/).
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Social Determinants of Health" by people in Profiles.
Ethics, Social Determinants of Health, Surgical Education, and the Delivery of Pediatric Surgical Care Post-Pandemic. Will COVID-19 Leave a Surgical Scar? Pediatr Ann. 2022 08; 51(8):e304-e305.
POINT: Is Considering Social Determinants of Health Ethically Permissible for Fair Allocation of Critical Care Resources During the COVID-19 Pandemic? Yes. Chest. 2022 07; 162(1):37-40.
Development of PRAPARE Social Determinants of Health Clusters and Correlation with Diabetes and Hypertension Outcomes. J Am Board Fam Med. 2022 Jul-Aug; 35(4):668-679.
The Use of Race, Ethnicity, and Social Determinants of Health in Three Pediatrics Journals. J Pediatr. 2022 08; 247:81-86.e3.
The Impact of the Social Determinants of Health on Disparities in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 11; 20(11):2427-2434.
Assessment of Structural Barriers and Racial Group Disparities of COVID-19 Mortality With Spatial Analysis. JAMA Netw Open. 2022 03 01; 5(3):e220984.
Social Determinants of Health in Asthma Through the Life Course. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2022 04; 10(4):953-961.
Contributions of Social Factors to Disparities in Prostate Cancer Risk Profiles among Black Men and Non-Hispanic White Men with Prostate Cancer in California. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2022 02; 31(2):404-412.
Self-Reported Race as a Social Determinant of Stroke Risk in Observational Versus Clinical Trial Datasets. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2022 Feb; 31(2):106219.
Prevalence and Characteristics of Advocacy Curricula in U.S. Medical Schools. Acad Med. 2021 11 01; 96(11):1586-1591.