Urban-rural variations in health in The Netherlands: does selective migration play a part?

@article{Verheij1998UrbanruralVI,
  title={Urban-rural variations in health in The Netherlands: does selective migration play a part?},
  author={Robert A. Verheij and H D van de Mheen and Dinny H de Bakker and Peter P. Groenewegen and Johan Paulus Mackenbach},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={1998},
  volume={52 8},
  pages={487-93}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE Urban-rural health differences are observed in many countries, even when socioeconomic and demographic characteristics are controlled for. People living in urban areas are often found to be less healthy. One of the possible causes for these differences is selective migration with respect to health or health risk factors. This hypothesis is… CONTINUE READING