4309.0: Tuesday, November 14, 2000: 8:30 PM-10:00 PM

Mortality, Health Status, and Access to Care for Homeless Persons

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Facilitator(s):Cheryl Zlotnick, DrPH,, RN
8:30 PMCauses of death among homeless and non-homeless veterans
Wesley J. Kasprow, PhD, MPH, Robert A. Rosenheck, MD
8:50 PMStreet deaths among Boston's homeless population
James J. O'Connell, MD, Stacy Swain, MPH
9:10 PMDetection and management of high blood pressure among homeless persons in an emergency shelter
Peter J Ellis, MD, MPH, Rene I Jahiel, MD, PhD
9:30 PMScreening and treatment for infection and disease as a tuberculosis control measure among homeless population in Orlando, Florida
Enrique Terol, Boubker Nauri, Luc Germain
Sponsor:Caucus on Homelessness
Cosponsors:Epidemiology; Social Work; Socialist Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA