Admission to hospital following head injury in England: Incidence and socio-economic associations

@article{Tennant2005AdmissionTH,
  title={Admission to hospital following head injury in England: Incidence and socio-economic associations},
  author={Alan Tennant},
  journal={BMC Public Health},
  year={2005},
  volume={5},
  pages={21 - 21}
}
BACKGROUND Head injury in England is common. Evidence suggests that socio-economic factors may cause variation in incidence, and this variation may affect planning for services to meet the needs of those who have sustained a head injury. METHODS Socio-economic data were obtained from the UK Office for National Statistics and merged with Hospital Episodes Statistics obtained from the Department of Health. All patients admitted for head injury with ICD-10 codes S00.0-S09.9 during 2001-2 and… CONTINUE READING
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