The Depth of Rural Health Disparities in America: ABCDE's
Health-related disparities remain a persistent, serious problem across the nation's more than 60 million rural residents. Rural Populations and Health provides an overview of the critical issues surrounding rural health and offers a strong theoretical and evidence-based rationale for rectifying rural health disparities in the United States.
This edited collection includes a comprehensive examination of myriad issues in rural health and rural health care services, as well as a road map for reducing disparities, building capacity and collaboration, and applying prevention research in rural areas. This textbook offers a review of rural health systems in Colorado, Kentucky, Alabama, and Iowa, and features contributions from key leaders in rural public health throughout the United States.
Florence, James; Pack, Robert P.; Southerland, Jodi L.; and Wykoff, Randolph F.. 2012. The Depth of Rural Health Disparities in America: ABCDE's. Rural Populations and Health: Determinants, Disparities, and Solutions. Richard A. Crosby, Monica L. Wendel, Robin C. Vanderpool, and Baretta R. Casey, Eds. 51-72. https://www.wiley.com/en-us/Rural+Populations+and+Health%3A+Determinants%2C+Disparities%2C+and+Solutions-p-9781118004302 ISBN: 97811180043028-1-118-00430-2