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Age, deprivation and rates of inguinal hernia surgery in men. Is there inequity of access to healthcare?

Authors
  • Seymour, D G
  • Garthwaite, P H
Type
Published Article
Journal
Age and ageing
Publication Date
Sep 01, 1999
Volume
28
Issue
5
Pages
485–490
Identifiers
PMID: 10529045
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

During the period studied there has been decreasing inequity on the grounds of age but persisting inequity on the grounds of deprivation. These techniques of analysis are potentially applicable to many conditions and may be useful in equity audit in patients of all ages.

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