Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Hospitalizations and Deaths Associated with 2009 Pandemic Influenza A
Dee, D.L., Bensyl, D.M., Gindler, J., et al. (2011). Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Hospitalizations and Deaths Associated with 2009 Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infections in the United States. (Abstract only.) Annals of Epidemiology. (8):623-30.
The authors used various data sources to examine racial-ethnic disparities in the 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) illness severity and health consequences for U.S. minority populations. The authors noted racial-ethnic disparities in H1N1-associated healthcare seeking behavior, hospitalizations, and pediatric deaths.