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The Relationship Between National Homicide Rates and Medical Care

A Cross-National Assessment (Criminal Justice (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)) (Criminal Justice (Lfb Scholarly Publishing Llc).)

by Don Soo Chon

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Published by LFB Scholarly Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical care,
  • Homicide,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Epidemiology,
  • Health status indicators,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9591432M
    ISBN 101931202486
    ISBN 109781931202480

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The relationship between national homicide rates and medical care: a cross-national assessment. [Don Soo Chon] -- Noting that "violence is a process and death is only one possible consequence of it," Chon (police administration, Kaya U., South Korea) evaluates the argument that medical resources are a predictor.

The Relationship Between National Homicide Rates and Medical Care by Don Soo Chon,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Relationship Between National Homicide Rates and Medical Care: Don Soo Chon: Violence is a continuum, and homicide is only one possible consequence.

Timely and adequate medical care saves the lives of the victims of violence. Thus, good medical resources are related to low homicide rates in a nation. The current study expands a medical perspective on homicide rates to a cross‐national study.

Introduction. Schipkowensky () proposed that rates of homicide by the mentally ill are similar across countries and are unrelated to total homicide rates. Coid () reached a similar conclusion after reviewing some of the available evidence, and proposed the existence of an ‘epidemiological law’, that “the higher the rate of homicide in a population, the lower the Cited by: To examine further the relationship of medical care to homicide rates, Doerner () constructed a Medical Index consisting of per capita rates of hospital beds, registered nurses, surgeries, and emergency room visits and correlated that index with state homicide rates.

He found that the Medical Index had an R value of with the homicide by: in their homicide rate for Research suggests that the increases in homicide rates are related to higher unemployment, lower per capita income, and lower school success in these cities.

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Resource Guide: Crime and Victimization Fact Sheets. Murder and Non-Negligent Manslaughter. rate per File Size: KB. The United States spends significantly more on health care than any other country (Anderson and Squires, ; Reinhardt et al., ; Squires, ).

Median per capita spending among all OECD countries in was $3, which is less than half of the $7, per capita spent in the United States (OECD, b).Cited by: 1. No one engaged in any part of health care delivery or planning today can fail to sense the immense changes on the horizon, even if the silhouettes of those changes, let alone the details, are in dispute.

11The Clinton administration's proposed Health Security Act (HSA, ) gives appreciable attention to information systems and related matters. It calls for the establishment of a National Author: Molla S.

Donaldson, Kathleen N. Lohr. List of countries by UNODC homicide rate per year perinhabitants is typically expressed in units of deaths perindividuals per year; thus, a mortality rate of 30 (out of ,) in a population ofwould mean 30 deaths per year in that entire population, or % out of the total.

The reliability of underlying national murder rate data may vary. In the Netherlands, on average, persons per year die in a homicide (Lethal violence. homicide in the Netherlands). This chapter provides an overview of all 3, homicide cases. 2 Infant mortality and children’s health are also strongly linked to family income and maternal education.2 Rates of low birth weight are highest among infants born to low-income mothers.6,7 Children in poor families are approximately four times as likely to be in poor or fair health as children in families with.

Background: Socioeconomic status may influence cross-national variations in elderly suicide rates. Methods: The relationship between suicide rates in both sexes in the age-bands 65–74 years and 75+ years and (i) life expectancy, (ii) measures of socioeconomic status (per capita gross national domestic product (GDP) and the Gini coeffcient), and (iii) measures Cited by:   These losses included $18 billion in medical and mental health care spending, $87 billion in other tangible costs, and $ billion in pain, suffering, and reduced quality of life.

Rape had the highest annual victim costs of all offense categories at $ billion per year ($, per offense).Cited by:   A mixed-method design was used to examine data from a national consecutive case series of homicide–suicides in England and Wales between 1st January and 31st December The case series was accessed via the National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness (NCISH) [ 3 ].Cited by: Approximately 7% of the sample reported experiencing a rape in adulthood.

Of these women, only 26% sought medical care following the incident. In other studies, the rates of health care utilization among victims of crime have been reported to range between 8% and 35% (e.g., El-Khoury et al., ; Kaukinen, ; Mahoney, ).Cited by: While human capital is a clear determinant of economic growth, only recently has health's role in this process become a focus of serious academic inquiry.

By marrying the separate fields of health economics and growth theory, this groundbreaking book explores the explicit mechanisms by which a population's individual and collective health status affects a nation's economic. Public opinion surveys suggest that many people think mental illness and violence go hand in hand.

A national survey found, for example, that 60% of Americans thought that people with schizophrenia were likely to act violently toward someone else, while 32% thought that people with major depression were likely to do so.

NCVS findings indicate that most violent crime victims passively let the crime occur, with fewer than 25 percent trying to keep the crime from being completed.

False The text points out that 10 percent of all adolescents account for more than half of all victimizations and are disproportionately male and members of ethnic minority groups.

The National Strategy for Quality Improvement in Health Care (National Quality Strategy, or NQS) (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, ) identified three aims that form an overarching framework for this discussion of health care quality: Achieving Better Care, Achieving Healthy People/Healthy Communities, and Making Care Affordable.

Although progress is. The Veteran Working Poor: The Relationship between Labor Force Activity and Poverty Status This report presents data on the working-poor and describes the relationship between labor force activity and poverty status in among Veterans and their families.

Data from the American Community Survey was used to provide estimates by key demographics and socioeconomic characteristics such as age, gender, period of service. T he medical professionals we all rely on in our most helpless and unguarded moments train for many years in order to treat and support patients within their care.

They have a level of responsibility to their patients and a level of trust which is seen in few other relationships between individuals. In the early years, such cases were often referred to as ‘angel of mercy’ .Findings. victims of confirmed homicide died between Jan 1,andin England and Wales.

Patients with mental illness were more likely to die by homicide than were people in the general population (incidence rate ratio 26, 95% CI 19–34). 90 homicide victims (6%) had contact with mental health services in the 12 months before their death.

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