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Association of COVID-19 With Race and Socioeconomic Factors in Family Medicine

Khanna, N., Klyushnenkova, E.N., Kaysin, A.

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Peer Review Study

Data Collection and Analysis
Economic Stability
Healthcare Access and Quality
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Outside U.S.

Data Collection and Reporting

This study details an analysis of data from the University of Maryland family medicine and immediate care (UFM) practices to examine an association between COVID-19 infections and demographic and socioeconomic factors. Results found that Black and Hispanic patients were more likely test positive for COVID-19, and those living in areas with a high Area Deprivation Index score experienced higher risks of infections.

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Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

Priority Population(s)

Black or African American, Hispanic, Latino, or Latinx

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