Unemployment rate as predictor of rate of psychiatric admission.
To examine the relation between rates of psychiatric admissions and both the rate of unemployment and the underprivileged area score with small areas.
Design-Calculation of correlation coefficients and explanatory power by using data on psychiatric admissions from April 1990 to March 1992.
Crude and age standardised rates were used based on all admissions and also on the number of people admitted regardless of the number of times each person was admitted.
Setting-Sectors with an average population of 45 000 consisting of aggregations of neighbouring wards in Bristol and District Health Autority and electoral wards with an average population of 9400 in the city of Bristol.
Mots-clés Pascal : Economie santé, Organisation santé, Epidémiologie, Facteur risque, Homme, Chomage, Admission hôpital, Royaume Uni, Analyse corrélation, Psychopathologie, Europe
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health economy, Public health organization, Epidemiology, Risk factor, Human, Unemployment, Hospital admission, United Kingdom, Correlation analysis, Psychopathology, Europe
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0141341
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.