ERIC Number: ED167650
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Puerto Ricans and Health. Findings from New York City. Monograph Number One.
Alers, Jose Oscar; And Others
Principal quantitative findings on the health of Puerto Ricans in New York City are brought together in this monograph. The statistics provided refer to mortality, morbidity, services, manpower, and attitudes toward health services. In each of these areas, comparisons are made between Puerto Ricans and other racial/ethnic groups or the total population of the city. A number of recommendations are made for actions that should be taken by public or private agencies or elected officials to alleviate the conditions highlighted by the data presented. A bibliography is included. (Author/EB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Rockville, MD. Center for Minority Group Mental Health Programs.
Authoring Institution: Fordham Univ., Bronx, NY. Hispanic Research Center.
Identifiers: New York (New York)