Use of perinatal and infant health services by Mexican-American medicaid enrollees.
- Lack of health insurance and a regular source of medical care are barriers affecting use of health services by Mexican Americans.
We studied perinatal and infant health service use by Mexican-American women and non-Hispanic white women and their infants enrolled in Arizona's Medicaid program and explored characteristics associated with use of health services.
- A descriptive comparative study that used data collected from office records, birth certificates, and household interviews.
- Participants resided in the state's most populous county and were enrolled in the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System, a health maintenance organization-oriented Medicaid demonstration project.
Mots-clés Pascal : Homme, Nouveau né, Etats Unis, Enquête, Utilisation, Service santé, Mère, Mexicain, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Human, Newborn, United States, Inquiry, Use, Health service, Mother, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0616094
Code Inist : 002B30A01C. Création : 09/06/1995.