The nature of unemployment morbidity. 1. Recognition.

@article{Beale1988TheNO,
  title={The nature of unemployment morbidity. 1. Recognition.},
  author={Norman Beale and Sally G Nethercott},
  journal={The Journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={1988},
  volume={38 310},
  pages={197-9}
}
The case records of one group practice have been used as the data base for a longitudinal, controlled study of unemployment and health. Previous numerical analyses have shown increases in reported morbidity in families threatened with and experiencing unemployment. The illnesses reported have now been classified by diagnostic category. The illnesses normally most prevalant were presented less frequently when patients' jobs were insecure and lost, contradicting the suggestion that excess… CONTINUE READING

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