Mental illness in Northern Ireland

Abstract

First and all admissions to psychiatric hospitals and units during 1981 were obtained from the DHSS in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Age and sex stadardized rates were calculated for each country. Possible reasons for observed rate differences are discussed. Whilst overall high rates of admissions in Northern Ireland are most likely attributable… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00782956

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@article{Orbell2004MentalII, title={Mental illness in Northern Ireland}, author={S. F. W. Orbell and Karen Trew and Leslie McWhirter}, journal={Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology}, year={2004}, volume={25}, pages={165-169} }