Some influences on the intercounty variation in Irish psychiatric hospitalization rates
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|Title:||Some influences on the intercounty variation in Irish psychiatric hospitalization rates||Authors:||Walsh, Dermot
Walsh, Brendan M.
|Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/1795||Date:||1968||Abstract:||An examination of the effect of sex and age structure on psychiatric hospitalization rate and its regional variations in Ireland has been carried out. Statistical testing, by regression, of the influence of selected socioeconomic variables on hospitalization rate produced some interesting results. Of most interest was the finding that elderly populations tended to increase hospitalization rate at all age groups. It is hoped to carry this work further using more refined data.||Type of material:||Journal Article||Publisher:||Royal College of Psychiatrists||Copyright (published version):||1968 The Royal College of Psychiatrists||Subject LCSH:||Psychiatric hospitals--Utilization--Ireland
Psychiatric hospital patients--Social conditions--Ireland
|DOI:||10.1192/bjp.114.506.15||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Peer reviewed|
|Appears in Collections:||Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy Research Collection|
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