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Determinantes de la Utilización de los Servicios de Salud: El caso de los niños en la Argentina

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  • Julieta Trías

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    Se investigan los principales determinantes de la demanda por servicios de salud (médicos y hospitalarios) y su evolución en el tiempo. Utilizando datos de 1997 y 2001 se encuentra que los hijos primogénitos tienen una mayor probabilidad de acceder a ambos servicios. Además, los resultados muestran diferencias en los factores que afectan el contacto y la frecuencia de uso del servicio médico. La cantidad de establecimientos de salud y la tenencia de algún tipo de cobertura influyen sobre el contacto, pero el tipo de participación de los padres en el mercado laboral sólo afecta la frecuencia.

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    Paper provided by CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata in its series CEDLAS, Working Papers with number 0009.

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    Length: 29 pages
    Date of creation: May 2004
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    Handle: RePEc:dls:wpaper:0009

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    Keywords: salud; niños; Argentina.;

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