Abstract:Objective: to investigate prevalence and factors associated with not consulting a physician in the last 12 months in Rio Grande, RS, Brazil, 2016. Methods: this was a population-based cross-sectional study, using Poisson regression for multivariate analysis. Results: a total of 1,297 individuals took part in the study; average age was 46 years old (SD=17, ranging from 18 to 96); and median per capita family income was BRL 1,000 in the last month (IQR: 600-1,760); prevalence of non-consultation in the last 12 m… Show more
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