Impact of Ethnicity, Gender and Income on Cardiovascular Outcomes

Dr. Paul Underwood, Medical Director of Interventional Cardiology at Boston Scientific and Dr. Wayne Batchelor, Interventional Cardiologist of Southern Medical Group in Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, discuss with Health Power’s President, Dr. Goodwin, demographic and socioeconomic factors that could have an impact on outcomes for people with coronary disease.

The study, PLATINUM Diversity, is part of the Boston Scientific Close the Gap initiative, which promotes health equity by reducing barriers to care for all patients.  The new study findings show differences that patients experience, and how to reduce them.

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