ERIC Number: EJ364458
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Elderly Mexican Americans: Nativity and Health Access.
Alston, Letitia T.; Aguirre, Benigno
International Migration Review, v21 n3 p626-42 Fall 1987
Survey data from 1976 are used to explore nativity differences in the levels of functional impairment and access to medical resources among elderly Mexican Americans. Foreign-born status is found to be weakly associated with greater functional disability and strongly associated with differences in access to medical resources. (VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue on migration and health.