TITLE

ACCESS ISSUES PLAGUE WOMEN'S HEALTH

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Trustee;Jun2009, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses women's lack of access to healthcare including gynecologic and obstetric care in rural areas. According to the article, women in rural areas have limited resources, physician shortages and no insurance, which make it difficult to address their health concerns. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) reportedly urged physicians to share clinical expertise, collaborate with rural health agencies and advocate for telemedicine.
ACCESSION #
43536134

 

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