Social capital, trust in the health-care system and self-rated health: the role of access to health care in a population-based study.

@article{Mohseni2007SocialCT,
  title={Social capital, trust in the health-care system and self-rated health: the role of access to health care in a population-based study.},
  author={Mohabbat Mohseni and Martin Lindstrom},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={64 7},
  pages={1373-83}
}
This paper investigates the relationship between institutional trust in the health-care system, i.e. an institutional aspect of social capital, and self-rated health, and whether the strength of this association is affected by access to health-care services. The 2004 public health survey in the Scania region of Sweden is a cross-sectional study; a total of 27,963 respondents aged 18-80 years answered a postal questionnaire, which represents 59% of the random sample. Logistic regression model… CONTINUE READING

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