Poverty, not ethnicity, accounts for the differential mortality rates among lupus patients of various ethnic groups

J Natl Med Assoc. 2007 Oct;99(10):1196-8.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Ethnic Groups*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic* / economics
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic* / ethnology
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic* / mortality
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Poverty*
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Risk Factors
  • Social Class
  • Survival Rate / trends
  • United States / epidemiology