Social Determinants of Health
"Social Determinants of Health" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The circumstances in which people are born, grow up, live, work, and age, as well as the systems put in place to deal with illness. These circumstances are in turn shaped by a wider set of forces: economics, social policies, and politics (http://www.cdc.gov/socialdeterminants/).
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Social Determinants of Health" by people in Profiles.
Screening for Social Determinants of Health in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit: Recommendations for Clinicians. Crit Care Clin. 2023 Apr; 39(2):341-355.
2021 SAEM Consensus Conference Proceedings: Research Priorities for Developing Emergency Department Screening Tools for Social Risks and Needs. West J Emerg Med. 2022 Oct 10; 23(6):817-822.
Hispanic Ethnicity and Social Determinants of Health in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: The Pulmonary Hypertension Association Registry. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2022 09; 19(9):1459-1468.
Associations Between Social Determinants of Health and Adolescent Contraceptive Use: An Analysis From the National Survey of Family Growth. Fam Community Health. 2022 Apr-Jun 01; 45(2):91-102.
The role of social determinants in caring for trafficked patients: A public health perspective on human trafficking. Bull Menninger Clin. 2022 Mar; 86(Supplement A):8-17.
The Connection Between Social Determinants of Health and Human Papillomavirus Testing Knowledge Among Women in the USA. J Cancer Educ. 2022 02; 37(1):148-154.
Developing Dashboards to Address Children's Health Disparities in Ohio. Appl Clin Inform. 2022 01; 13(1):100-112.
Addressing Public Health Needs With Health Technologies During COVID-19: A Medical Student Perspective. Am J Public Health. 2021 05; 111(5):826-828.
Social Determinants of Health and Health Disparities: COVID-19 Exposures and Mortality Among African American People in the United States. Public Health Rep. 2021 Jan/Feb; 136(1):18-22.
Toward Understanding the Value of Missing Social Determinants of Health Data in Care Transition Planning. Appl Clin Inform. 2020 08; 11(4):556-563.