Journal of General Internal Medicine

, Volume 33, Issue 4, pp 406–408 | Cite as

The Influence of Financial Strain on Health Decision-Making

  • Oanh Kieu Nguyen
  • Robin T. Higashi
  • Anil N. Makam
  • Juan C. Mijares
  • Simon Craddock Lee
Concise Research Reports

KEY WORDS

underserved populations disparities socioeconomic factors qualitative research 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This study was funded by the UT Southwestern Office of the President through the Program for Development and Evaluation of Model Community Health Initiatives in Dallas. Dr. Nguyen received funding support from the UT Southwestern KL2 Scholars Program (KL2 TR001103). Drs. Nguyen and Lee received support from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality-funded UT Southwestern Center for Patient-Centered Outcomes Research (R24 HS022418-01). The study sponsors had no role in the design or conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, or interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; or the decision to submit the manuscript for publication.

The authors thank the University of Dallas Community Assistance Research (CARe) partnership and Crossroads Community Services for facilitating the successful completion of this project. These findings were presented at the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting in June 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Conflict of Interest

The authors declare that they do not have a conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Oanh Kieu Nguyen
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Robin T. Higashi
    • 2
  • Anil N. Makam
    • 1
    • 2
  • Juan C. Mijares
    • 2
  • Simon Craddock Lee
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineUT Southwestern Medical CenterDallasUSA
  2. 2.Department of Clinical SciencesUT Southwestern Medical CenterDallasUSA
  3. 3.DallasUSA

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