Neighbourhood income level and outcomes of extremely preterm neonates: protection conferred by a universal health care system.

@article{Ko2012NeighbourhoodIL,
  title={Neighbourhood income level and outcomes of extremely preterm neonates: protection conferred by a universal health care system.},
  author={Gary T.C. Ko and Prakesh Shah and L. B. Kov{\'a}cs and Cecil R Ojah and Patricia Riley and Shoo K. Lee},
  journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique},
  year={2012},
  volume={103 6},
  pages={
          e443-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the impact of neighbourhood income and maternal residence population density on mortality and various morbidities at discharge or transfer from the NICU among extremely preterm neonates (<27 weeks gestation) in Canada. METHODS Neighbourhood income level and residential status was derived using a postal code conversion file and… CONTINUE READING