Increase in avoidable hospital admissions after the Great East Japan Earthquake.

@article{Sasabuchi2017IncreaseIA,
  title={Increase in avoidable hospital admissions after the Great East Japan Earthquake.},
  author={Yusuke Sasabuchi and Hiroki Matsui and Hideo Yasunaga and Kiyohide Fushimi},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2017},
  volume={71 3},
  pages={
          248-252
        }
}
BACKGROUND The Great East Japan Earthquake and subsequent tsunami and nuclear disaster on 11 March 2011 had a short-term influence on the increase in emergency department visits and hospital admissions due to various diseases. However, it remains unclear whether the earthquake and tsunami disaster affected the long-term health conditions of people in the… CONTINUE READING