Journal of Health Care for the Poor and UnderservedExploring Healthcare Themes for Underserved Communities

The latest edition of ACU’s official Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved explores a variety of themes impacting the health of medically underserved populations. Learn about the consequences of delayed care, trans and gender-nonconforming health issues, how the legal system affects quality of life, and much more.

Read about these and other crucial topics in the May edition, which features articles such as:

  • “Social Determinants of Health Needs and Perinatal Risk in Socially Vulnerable Pregnant Patients”
  • “Food Insecurity and Perceived Financial Stress are Associated with Cost-related Medication Non-adherence in Stroke”
  • “Family Rejection, Socioeconomic Precarity, and Exchanging Sex for Food among Young Transgender Adults:
    Findings from the U.S. Transgender Survey”
  • “A Holistic and Community-Based Service Program Promoting Mental Health among Latina Breast Cancer Survivors and Informal Caregivers”
  • “Psychiatric Admissions Among Undocumented Immigrants at an Urban County Hospital”

ACU Members: remember to log in using the special link in our member portal for free access to this and other issues. The Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved is the official peer-reviewed journal of the Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) and focuses on contemporary health care issues of medically underserved communities.

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