Unequal Effects of Educational Attainment on Workplace Exposure to Second-Hand Smoke by Race and Ethnicity; Minorities’ Diminished Returns in the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS)
作者: Shervin AssariMohsen Bazargan
作者单位: 1Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA.
2Department of Family Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.
刊名: Journal of Medical Research and Innovation, 2019, Vol.3 (2), pp.e000179-e000179
来源数据库: Journal of Medical Research and Innovation
DOI: 10.32892/jmri.179
关键词: Population groupsRaceEthnicityHispanicsLatinosWhitesBlacksAfrican AmericansSocioeconomic positionSocioeconomic statusEducationSmokingTobacco useSecond-hand smokeWorkEmployment
原始语种摘要: Background: One of the mechanisms by which high educational attainment promotes populations’ health is through reducing exposure to environmental risk factors such as second-hand smoke. Minorities’ Diminished Returns theory, however, posits that the protective effect of educational attainment may be smaller for racial and ethnic minority individuals particularly Blacks and Hispanics compared to Whites. Aims: To explore racial and ethnic differences in the association between educational attainment and second-hand smoke exposure at work in a national sample of American adults. Methods: Data came from the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS 2015), a cross-sectional study that included 15,726 employed adults. The independent variable was educational attainment, the dependent variables...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • attainment 成就
  • National 国民牌大客车
  • second 
  • dependent 从属的
  • educational 教育的
  • variable 变量
  • ethnic 种族
  • across 横过
  • exposure 暴露
  • national 国家的