Browsing Duke Scholarly Works by Subject "Race"
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Association between general joint hypermobility and knee, hip, and lumbar spine osteoarthritis by race: a cross-sectional study. (Arthritis research & therapy, 2018-04-18)BACKGROUND:Osteoarthritis (OA) prevalence differs by race. General joint hypermobility (GJH) may be associated with OA, but differences by race are not known. This community-based study examined the frequency of GJH and ...
IL-10, IL-15, IL-17, and GMCSF levels in cervical cancer tissue of Tanzanian women infected with HPV16/18 vs. non-HPV16/18 genotypes. (Infect Agent Cancer, 2015)BACKGROUND: Despite comparable screening rates for precancerous lesions, higher incidence and mortality related to cervical cancer in minority women persists. Recent evidence suggests that minority women with precancerous ...
Is Lady Justice Blind? Reading Brazil's 2012 Affirmative Action Decision Through the Struggle for Gender Equality (E-Legis - Revista Eletrônica do Programa de Pós-Graduação da Câmara dos Deputados, 2017-12)
(Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID), 2016-02-01)This paper examines racial and ethnic differences in high cost mortgage lending in seven diverse metropolitan areas from 2004-2007. Even after controlling for credit score and other key risk factors, African-American and ...