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Table 4 Ethnic differences in diagnosis. N = 988

From: Ethnic differences in Internal Medicine referrals and diagnosis in the Netherlands

  N total Dutch Immigrants Odds ratios abc
Diagnose category 'risk vascular diseases, including diabetes mellitus' 143 93 52 1.12 (0.72–1.72)
Diagnose category 'Liver diseases' 75 32 43 1.75* (1.00–3.07)
Diagnose category 'Gastro-intestinal' 200 118 82 1.07 (0.74–1.55)
Diagnose category 'Analysis without diagnosis' 278 194 84 0.68* (0.48–0.95)
Diagnose category 'Endocrinology without diabetes mellitus' 108 60 48 0.90 (0.56–1.44)
Remaining category 184 127 55 1.17 (0.76–1.81)
  1. a Adjusted for sex, age and SES.
  2. b Confidence Interval 95%.
  3. c Immigrants versus Dutch as reference.
  4. *p < 0.05.