International comparisons : selected mental health data.
The data set from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) was explored to investigate the relationship of gross domestic product (which provides an indication of the wealth of a country) and the provision of psychiatric services (specifically inpatient psychiatric services) in selected OECD countries.
Gross domestic product per capita correlated .84 with expenditure per capita on psychiatric hospitals but r was zero between number of beds per 1000 population and length of stay.
Mots-clés Pascal : Organisation santé, Santé mentale, Hôpital psychiatrique, PNB, Economie santé, Etude transculturelle, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Public health organization, Mental health, Psychiatric hospital, GNP, Health economy, Crosscultural study, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0093565
Code Inist : 002B18H05. Création : 199406.