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Do long waiting times worsen health outcomes of patients with cardiovascular diseases? A study using data from SHARE survey


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Title: Do long waiting times worsen health outcomes of patients with cardiovascular diseases? A study using data from SHARE survey
Other Titles: Do long waiting times worsen health outcomes of patients with cardiovascular diseases? A study using data from SHARE survey
Authors: Carlsson, Jesper
Ma, Lukas
Issue Date: 9-Jul-2018
Degree: Student essay
Series/Report no.: 201807:92
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Abstract: Long hospital waits are causing frustrations among patients and are a fiercely debated topic in many OECD countries. Peoples are worrying about that long waiting times might cause deterioration in patients’ health. This study investigates whether waiting times have any adverse impact on health in patients with cardiovascular diseases. Using a cross-national sample derived from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE), we estimate the effects of waiting times on three differe... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/57060
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