Accessibility and accommodations for patients with mobility disabilities in a large healthcare system: How are we doing?
作者: Jennifer R. PharrTamara JamesYeu-Li Yeung
作者单位: 1University of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Public Health, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV, 89154, USA
2Duke University, 2301 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC, 27710, USA
刊名: Disability and Health Journal, 2019, Vol.12 (4), pp.679-684
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2019.03.008
关键词: DisabilityMedical diagnostic equipmentAccessibilityAccommodations
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)People with disabilities continue to experience health disparities resulting from inaccessibility of healthcare practices and medical diagnostic equipment (MDE).(#br)Objective(#br)The purpose of this study was to evaluate the accessibility of and accommodations for patients with mobility disabilities in clinics of a large healthcare system in the South Atlantic division of the U.S., to determine if accessibility was different based on clinic type, and to identify areas for improvement to increase accessibility.(#br)Methods(#br)This was a cross-sectional study of 214 healthcare professionals conducted between March and June of 2018. Chi square tests and ANOVA were used to compare accessibility between primary care, hospital based, and private diagnostic...
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影响因子:1.446 (2012)

  • mobility 活动性
  • large 大的
  • doing 行为
  • system