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Achieving health equity in liver disease pharmacotherapy

New data demonstrate racial and ethnic disparities in access to prescription medications in persons with chronic liver disease in the USA. Here, we discuss potential health equity solutions that address structural and social determinants of health to mitigate liver health inequities in access to liver disease pharmacotherapies.

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Fig. 1: Solutions to address social and structural determinants of health to achieve equity in access to liver disease pharmacotherapies.

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Kardashian, A., Nephew, L.D. Achieving health equity in liver disease pharmacotherapy. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 19, 489–490 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41575-022-00632-8

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