Regional differences in mental health in Great Britain.

  title={Regional differences in mental health in Great Britain.},
  author={Glyn Lewis and Margaret Booth},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  volume={46 6},
STUDY OBJECTIVE The aim was to study the pattern and magnitude of regional differences in psychiatric morbidity and compare these with regional differences in all cause mortality. DESIGN The study was a secondary analysis of data from a cross sectional survey. The main outcome was the prevalence of psychiatric morbidity. This was assessed using the general health questionnaire, a self administered measure of neurotic symptoms. SETTING England, Wales and Scotland. PARTICIPANTS 9003 adults… CONTINUE READING