Differential utilization of primary health care services among older immigrants and Norwegians: a register-based comparative study in Norway

@inproceedings{Daz2014DifferentialUO,
  title={Differential utilization of primary health care services among older immigrants and Norwegians: a register-based comparative study in Norway},
  author={Esperanza Velasco D{\'i}az and Bernadette Nirmar Kumar},
  booktitle={BMC Health Services Research},
  year={2014}
}
BackgroundAging in an unfamiliar landscape can pose health challenges for the growing numbers of immigrants and their health care providers. Therefore, better understanding of how different immigrant groups use Primary Health Care (PHC), and the underlying factors that explain utilization is needed to provide adequate and appropriate public health responses. Our aim is to describe and compare the use of PHC between elderly immigrants and Norwegians.MethodsRegistry-based study using merged data… CONTINUE READING
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