Children and adolescents

Research Findings

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View one-page summary Recaps of key findings from the Rural Health Research Centers on Children and adolescents:

  • Healthcare Access and Status Among Rural Children
    Date: 08/2019
    More than half (56.6%) of all rural counties in the U.S. do not have a pediatrician, which can have a negative effect on the health status of rural children. This Recap provides a summary of the research on pediatric health status, health outcomes, and access to care in rural areas.
  • Rural Mental Health
    Date: 09/2022
    This Recap examines mental health conditions and treatment across rural and urban areas, including: serious mental illness, major depression, adverse childhood experiences, and suicidal thoughts, plans, and attempts.


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Projects on this Topic

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