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Socioeconomic differences in mortality amenable to health care among Finnish adults 1992-2003: 12 year follow up using individual level linked population register data

Alison K McCallum1*, Kristiina Manderbacka2, Martti Arffman2, Alastair H Leyland3 and Ilmo Keskimäki24

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1 Directorate of Public Health and Health Policy, NHS Lothian, Waverley Gate, 2-4 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3EG, Scotland

2 National Institute for Health and Welfare, (THL), P.O. Box 30, Helsinki, FI-00271, Finland

3 MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, Scotland

4 School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere, Kalevantie 4, Tampere, 33014, Finland

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BMC Health Services Research 2013, 13:3  doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-3

Published: 3 January 2013

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Additional file 1: Table S1:

Amenable mortality rates for 25-74 years old by income quintiles in 1992-2003. Annual total amenable mortality per 100,000 - Table of underlying data for Table S1. Appendix 1. Causes of death considered amenable to health care according to Nolte and McKee (modified).

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