Education and self-reported health care seeking behaviour in European welfare regimes: results from the European Social Survey

@article{Frie2009EducationAS,
  title={Education and self-reported health care seeking behaviour in European welfare regimes: results from the European Social Survey},
  author={Kirstin Grosse Frie and Terje Andreas Eikemo and Olaf von dem Knesebeck},
  journal={International Journal of Public Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={55},
  pages={217-220}
}
This study investigates educational inequalities in the perception of need for seeking health care in 24 European countries belonging to five different welfare regimes (Scandinavian, Anglo-Saxon, Bismarckian, Eastern and Southern). Based on the European Social Survey Round 2 (N = 38,122), associations between years of education and intended doctor consultation in case of four hypothetical symptoms (backache, sore throat, sleeping problems and headache) are analysed by multiple logistic… CONTINUE READING