Table 2.

Demographic and Clinical Characteristics of Study Subjects by Race

CharacteristicAfr.-Am. (%)
(N = 1638)
White (%)
(N = 15 439)
Total (%)
(N = 17 077)
Race9.5990.41100.00
Hispanic3.253.753.71
Payment status
 Medicaid44.659.2412.63
 Other55.3590.1687.37
Type of visit
 Well-child care94.4895.8795.74
 Other5.524.134.26
Chronic disease
 Asthma6.622.532.92
 Other6.193.413.67
 Asthma and other0.430.120.15
Chronic medications
 Glucocorticoids0.560.270.30
 Other4.822.602.81
 Glucocorticoids
 and other
0.310.090.11