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Human Studies

2020 Mar 30

Ann Behav Med

The Unique and Interactive Effects of Patient Race, Patient Socioeconomic Status, and Provider Attitudes on Chronic Pain Care Decisions.


Anastas TM, Miller MM, Hollingshead NA, Stewart JC, Rand KL, Hirsh AT
Ann Behav Med. 2020 Mar 30.
PMID: 32227158.


Compared to White and high socioeconomic status (SES) patients, Black and low SES patients receive less adequate pain care. Providers may contribute to these disparities by making biased decisions that are driven, in part, by their attitudes about race and SES.