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Racial/ethnic disparities in poststroke outpatient rehabilitation among veterans.

Ellis C, Zhao Y, Egede LE. Racial/ethnic disparities in poststroke outpatient rehabilitation among veterans. Journal of the National Medical Association. 2010 Sep 1; 102(9):817-22.

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In an equal-access system, blacks were more likely to receive outpatient PT/OT evaluations and higher mean number of PT/OT treatments. Future studies need to examine sociodemographic and disease-specific factors that account for these differences.

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