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A systematic review of reasons for and against asking patients about their socioeconomic contexts

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People’s social and economic circumstances are important determinants of their health, health experiences, healthcare access, and healthcare outcomes. However, patients’ socioeconomic circumstances are rarely asked about or documented in healthcare settings. We conducted a systematic review of published reasons for why patients’ socioeconomic contexts (including education, employment, occupation, housing, income, or wealth) should, or should not, be enqui...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12939-019-1014-2

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ORCID:
0000-0002-7377-4280
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-6496-4859
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Gardens, Libraries and Museums
Department:
Als - Science Subject Area
Sub department:
Health Care Libraries
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1142-6440
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-4163-4873
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal for Equity in Health Journal website
Volume:
18
Article number:
112
Publication date:
2019-07-23
Acceptance date:
2019-07-07
DOI:
ISSN:
1475-9276
Pmid:
31337403
Source identifiers:
1035239
Language:
English
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pubs:1035239
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uuid:414faec8-6af8-4ddd-bdeb-ac1bc7ab90a7
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pubs:1035239
Deposit date:
2019-12-23

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