ERIC Number: EJ604226
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Role of Health Education Advocacy in Removing Disparities in Health Care.
Allegrante, John P.; Morisky, Donald E.; Sharif, Behjat A.
Health Educator: Journal of Eta Sigma Gamma, v17 n2 p1-9 1999
Summarizes evidence regarding disparities in health status and access to health services across disadvantaged U.S. populations, reviewing major contributing factors to these disparities, highlighting examples of advocacy approaches that have been conceptualized and implemented in health education efforts, and discussing the role of advocacy aimed at eliminating health disparities that persist among the disadvantaged. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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