TITLE

Recording ethnicity in primary care: assessing the methods and impact

AUTHOR(S)
Hull, Sally A.; Mathur, Rohini; Badrick, Ellena; Robson, John; Boomla, Kambiz
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
British Journal of General Practice;May2011, Vol. 61 Issue 586, p356
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which assessed the methods and impact of the use of ethnicity recording in primary care. The study compared the age-banded practice population estimates for white, African American and South Asian groups with those from the Greater London Authority (GLA) in order to investigate the agreement between estimated and direct measurement of ethnicity. Data also showed the ethnicity recording in East London, England from 2005-2010.
ACCESSION #
60461090

 

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