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International medical graduate dermatologists in rural and medically underserved areas: a national cross-sectional analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Archives of dermatological research [Arch Dermatol Res] 2022 Oct; Vol. 314 (8), pp. 799-803. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 24.


Abstract: International medical graduates (IMGs) comprise a quarter of the United States (US) physician workforce but are a diminishing minority among dermatologists. Studies on IMGs in other specialties have demonstrated their importance in addressing provider ...

Neuroinvasive Onchocerca lupi Infection in a Ten-Year-Old Girl.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Case Reports in Infectious Diseases. 12/5/2022, Vol. 2022, p1-4. 4p.

Abstract: The nematode Onchocerca lupi is an emerging human pathogen. Though its life cycle is not well studied, it likely infects humans after a bite from a black fly vector, which in turn acquires infective microfilariae from an infected canid. These microfila...

Patients From Medically Underserved Areas Are at Increased Risk for Nonhome Discharge and Emergency Department Return After Total Joint Arthroplasty.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Journal of arthroplasty [J Arthroplasty] 2022 Apr; Vol. 37 (4), pp. 609-615. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 03.

Abstract: Background: Maryland Health Enterprise Zones (MHEZs) were introduced in 2012 and encompass underserved areas and those with reduced access to healthcare providers. Across the United States many underserved and minority populations experience poorer tot...

Rural-Urban Disparities in Pancreatic Cancer Stage of Diagnosis: Understanding the Interaction With Medically Underserved Areas.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association [J Rural Health] 2020 Sep; Vol. 36 (4), pp. 476-483. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Jul 25.

Abstract: Purpose: To estimate differences in pancreatic cancer diagnosis stage by rurality of patient residence and residence in a medically underserved area (MUA).Methods: Using 2010-2016 Pennsylvania Cancer Registry data, we restrict our analysis to adults di...

An organizational assessment of 101 Community-Based Adult Services centers to identify and address gaps in influenza vaccination among Medicare-Medicaid beneficiaries.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Vaccine. Jan2023, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p581-589. 9p.

Abstract: • Medicare-Medicaid beneficiaries are at high risk of severe disease from influenza. • Community Based Adult Services (CBAS) centers can help with influenza vaccinations. • Survey results in LA County suggest CBAS centers are underutilized for vaccinat...

Comparison of in-person and telegeriatric follow-up consultations.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Telemedicine & Telecare. Jan2023, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p33-40. 8p.

Abstract: Introduction: Telehealth has the potential to support the care of older adults and their desire to age at home by providing a videoconferencing connection to specialist geriatric care. However, more information is needed to determine how telehealth ser...

Medically underserved areas: are primary care teams efficient at attracting and retaining general practitioners?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social science & medicine (1982) [Soc Sci Med] 2021 Oct; Vol. 287, pp. 114358. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Sep 02.

Abstract: The geographical imbalances of General Practitioners (GPs) may affect their accessibility for populations, especially in medically underserved areas. We investigate the effect of the dramatic and recent diffusion of Primary Care Teams (PCTs), especiall...

Japanese regional-quota medical students in their final year are less motivated to work in medically underserved areas than they were in their first year: a prospective observational study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Rural and remote health [Rural Remote Health] 2018 Oct; Vol. 18 (4), pp. 4840. Date of Electronic Publication: 2018 Oct 21.

Abstract: Introduction: In Japanese medical schools, a special regional quota (chiikiwaku) system has been widely implemented to increase the number of physicians in medically underserved areas (MUAs). Regional quota students are required to take out a student l...

Reported Visa Acceptance or Sponsorship for Non-US Citizen Applicants to US Internal Medicine Residency Programs.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Graduate Medical Education. Dec2022, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p680-686. 7p.

Abstract: Non-US citizen international medical graduates (IMGs) make up a significant proportion of the physician workforce, especially in physician shortage areas and specialties. IMGs face barriers matriculating in US residency programs. Whether a program repo...

"Community members have more impact on their neighbors than celebrities": leveraging community partnerships to build COVID-19 vaccine confidence.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC Public Health; 2/16/2023, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p1-9, 9p, 1 Diagram

Abstract: Copyright of BMC Public Health is the property of BioMed Central and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or em...