Out-Patient Morbidity/Utilization of Out-Patient Department Goerlitz II 1986 (Doctor Consultations - Adults)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Abteilung Medizinsoziologie des Instituts für Sozialhygiene und Organisation des Gesundheitswesens, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Abteilung Medizinsoziologie des Instituts fuer Sozialhygiene und Organisation des Gesundheitswesens, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Medicine
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Health care and medical treatment
    • Specific diseases and medical conditions
  • Abstract

    Performance structure, intensity of utilization, occasions for and type of care by doctors active in the out-patient department as well as attitudes, condition and conduct of the patients cared for. Topics: Age; sex; marital status; degree of employment; activity; school degree; qualification; place of residence; medical equipment; consultation day; diagnostic, theraputic and administrative services; severity of problem from perspective of patient; diagnoses; reason for consultation; severity of problem from perspective of doctor; condition of health of patient; disposition of plan for consultation and care; stimuli for doctor consultation; specialist department.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1986-12 / 1987-12
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: district Goerlitz
Sampled Universe
Residents of the district 18 years old and older.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Systematic random selection
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized consultation questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 26415
    Number of Variables: 29
The population survey is archived under ZA Study No. 6385 and the doctor consultations/children under ZA Study No. 6380.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6381 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Institut für Sozialhygiene und Organisation des Gesundheitswesens, Abteilung Medizinsoziologie (Hrsg.): Hausärtzliche Betreuung im Territorium - Ergebnisse der Studie Görlitz. Forschungsbericht. Berlin 1988. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-980.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22