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Alcohol-related and hepatocellular cancer deaths by country of birth in England and Wales: analysis of mortality and census data
(Oxford University Press, 2009)
Background The incidence of and mortality from alcohol-related conditions, liver disease and hepatocellular cancer (HCC) are increasing in the UK. We compared mortality rates by country of birth to explore potential ...
Facilitating the Recruitment of Minority Ethnic People into Research: Qualitative Case Study of South Asians and Asthma
(Public Library of Science, 2009)
Background There is international interest in enhancing recruitment of minority ethnic people into research, particularly in disease areas with substantial ethnic inequalities. A recent systematic review and meta-analysis ...
Exclusion and inclusion of nonwhite ethnic minority groups in 72 North American and European cardiovascular cohort studies
Background Cohort studies are recommended for understanding ethnic disparities in cardiovascular disease. Our objective was to review the process for identifying, including, and excluding ethnic minority populations in ...
Glossary of terms relating to ethnicity and race: for reflection and debate
This glossary focuses on the concepts and terminology used in the study of the health of minority ethnic and racial groups. It is hoped that it will stimulate debate on this subject so that an internationally applicable ...
Health Care Needs Assessment: Black and Minority ethnic Groups. The Epidemiogically Based needs Assesment reviews.
(Abingdon: Radcliffe Medical Press Ltd, 2007)
The Epidemic of Coronary Heart Disease in South Asian Populations: Causes and Consequences
(South Asian Health Foundation, 2004)