The health of Ontario First Nations people: results from the Ontario First Nations Regional Health Survey.

@article{Macmillan2003TheHO,
  title={The health of Ontario First Nations people: results from the Ontario First Nations Regional Health Survey.},
  author={Harriet L Macmillan and Christine A. Walsh and E. Norman Jamieson and Maria Y.-Y. Wong and Emily J. Faries and Harvey McCue and Angus B. MacMillan and David Dan R Offord},
  journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique},
  year={2003},
  volume={94 3},
  pages={
          168-72
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the health of First Nations adults residing on Ontario reserves using data from the Ontario First Nations Regional Health Survey (OFNRHS). METHOD Communities were randomly selected; individuals were systematically selected based on gender and age. Health questions were parallel to those used in the National Population Health Survey (NPHS) and included general health, chronic conditions, substance use, and health service utilization. RESULTS Response rate was 86% (N… CONTINUE READING

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