Regional differences in the public health and in the health care system in Poland in the context of health care policy Cover Image

Badanie regionalnych zróżnicowań stanu zdrowia społeczeństwa i infrastruktury sektora ochrony zdrowia w Polsce w świetle założeń polityki zdrowotnej
Regional differences in the public health and in the health care system in Poland in the context of health care policy

Author(s): Violetta Korporowicz
Subject(s): Politics, Geography, Regional studies, Sociology, Socio-Economic Research
Published by: Szkoła Główna Handlowa
Keywords: public health; cancer; cardiovascular disease; social infrastructure; physical infrastructure

Summary/Abstract: In this study of the relationship between the state of health of the population and the level of infrastructure in the regional perspective Spearman coeficient was used. Factors analyzed included mortality rates due to diseases of civilization, average life expectancy in relation to, for example, the number of employed medical sta" and the number of outpatient counseling. The highest correlation is observed in case of (a) infant mortality and the number of employed medical sta", (b) mortality due to external causes (including accidents) and the number of rescue teams to one resident

  • Issue Year: 20/2014
  • Issue No: 4
  • Page Range: 220-237
  • Page Count: 18
  • Language: Polish