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The Impact of COVID-19 on Diverse Older Adults and Health Equity in the United States

Guerrero, L. R., Wallace, S. P.

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Peer Review Study

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

Data Collection and Reporting

This study explores disparities for older adults experiencing COVID-19 using Census and PULSE COVID data. The study shows that older adults are more susceptible to health disparities, especially adults from minority populations.

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Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

Priority Population(s)

Adults Aged 65 and Older

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