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Using Lorenz Curves to Measure Racial Inequities in COVID-19 Testing

Mody, A., Pfeifauf, K., Geng, E. H.

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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 cross-sectional study uses Lorenz curves as a metric for quantifying racial inequities in COVID-19 testing.

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Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

Priority Population(s)

Black or African American, People Experiencing Poverty

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Geographic Area of Implementation

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