This article reports on the prevalence of disabling conditions among children and youth in the African-American subpopulation.
The health status of the African-American population as a whole is discussed as well as the disabling conditions among African-American children and youth specifically.
The unique social, economic, and health conditions relative to African-American children and youth are highlighted.
Recommendations for future research, policy, and practice are made to alleviate problems surrounding African-American children and their families.
Mots-clés Pascal : Incapacité, Epidémiologie, Prévalence, Condition existence, Enfant, Homme, Facteur sociodémographique, Milieu familial, Etude comparative, Noir américain, Santé, Adolescent, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Organisation santé
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Disability, Epidemiology, Prevalence, Existence condition, Child, Human, Sociodemographic factor, Family environment, Comparative study, Black American, Health, Adolescent, United States, North America, America, Public health organization
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 99-0299691
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 16/11/1999.