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Orange Abstract

Higher rates of COVID-19 related illness, hospitalisation and death in BAME populations1

Black women 5x more likely to die in childbirth

Women of mixed ethnicity 3x more likely to die in childbirth

Asian women 2x more likely to die in childbirth2

Asian individuals less likely to be prescribed anti-dementia medication despite indication3

Under-representation of Minority Ethnic groups in biomedical and clinical research4 

Black African- and Black Caribbean-descent men 3x more likely to develop prostate cancer5

South Asian individuals 50% more likely to die of coronary heart disease5

Young Black men 6x more likely to be sectioned under the Mental Health Act5

Than their white counterparts


Targeting health inequities across BAME communities & groups


Promoting diversity campaigns across healthcare systems & services 

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