The poor and the pregnant: How hospitals discriminate

Number 15022
Subject Health Care
Source Los Angeles Times
State
Year 1998
Publication Date Jan. 25, 28; Feb. 19; April 4; June 14, 20, 27; July 2, 3, 8; Aug. 28
Summary Los Angeles Times investigation finds that women who are poor and pregnant are among the most vulnerable members of American society today. The series shows how physicians of the poor -- both public and private -- placed profit over care, even in the delivery room.
Category
Pages 36
Keywords Poverty Epidural Cesarean Courts
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