Socioeconomic and occupational groups and Parkinson's disease: a nationwide study based on hospitalizations in Sweden.

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OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to investigate whether there is an association between socioeconomic status, occupation and hospitalization for Parkinson's disease (PD). METHODS A nationwide database was constructed by linking the Swedish Census to the Hospital Discharge Register to obtain data on all first adult hospitalizations for PD diagnosed in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00420-008-0327-z

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