Health Equity for Individuals With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Kenton J Johnston, Marshall H Chin, Harold A Pollack
This Viewpoint discusses 3 types of systemic health inequity experienced by individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities—stigma, exclusion, and devaluation of worth; underrepresentation in population epidemiology and research; and inadequate access to care and social services—and suggests potential approaches to ameliorating inequities in each of these areas.
doi:10.1001/jama.2022.18500 pmid:36206010 fatcat:6vrgpzrsoffvvefyboda4fwfka