Paper "Hospital admissions in migrant and native groups in the Netherlands"

18-6-2004 10:00

Working Paper for international conference 'Migrant Health in Europe'. By means of record linkage of the Hospital Discharge Register to the Population Register important additional information could be obtained on health of migrant population groups. This study shows that people of Turkish origin are admitted to hospital most frequently, and differentiated by diagnosis there are also clear differences in admission rates between the distinguished ethnic groups.