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  1. Fulltext. Psychotic inpatients' social class and their first admission to state or private psychiatric Baltimore hospitals.

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    Social class differences were investigated among patients admitted to public and private psychiatric hospitals.

    Participants included first admission White psychotic men admitted to Baltimore metropolitan area hospitals between 1983 and 1989.

    After adjusting for age and diagnosis, patients with low levels of skills/credentials were found to be more likely than patients with higher levels to be admitted to state psychiatric hospitals.

    These findings underscore the persistence of social class as a determinant of differences in the use of psychiatric care.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Psychose, Admission hôpital, Hôpital psychiatrique, Epidémiologie, Homme, Classe sociale, Statut socioéconomique, Secteur privé, Secteur public, Accessibilité, Système santé, Maryland, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Psychosis, Hospital admission, Psychiatric hospital, Epidemiology, Human, Social class, Socioeconomic status, Private sector, Public sector, Accessibility, Health system, Maryland, United States, North America, America

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0214678

    Code Inist : 002B18H05B. Création : 199406.