W J Millar

Summary

Affiliation: Statistics Canada
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of alternative health care practitioners by Canadians
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Can J Public Health 88:154-8. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Patterns of use--alternative health care practitioners
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 13:9-21. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental insurance and use of dental services
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 11:55-67(Eng); 59-72(Fre). 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Older drivers--a complex public health issue
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 11:59-71(Eng); 67-82(Fre). 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Disparities in prescription drug insurance coverage
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division at Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 10:11-31(ENG); 9-30(FRE). 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy, 1981/82 to 1996/97
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 12:9-22. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint A perspective on Canadian teenage births, 1992-94: older men and younger women?
    W J Millar
    Health and Vital Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Can J Public Health 88:333-6. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal education and risk factors for small-for-gestational-age births
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 10:43-51 (Eng); 47-56 (Fre). 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Childhood asthma
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 10:9-21 (ENG); 9-22 (FRE). 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Health effects of physical activity
    J Chen
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 11:21-30(Eng); 21-31(Fre). 1999

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Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of alternative health care practitioners by Canadians
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Can J Public Health 88:154-8. 1997
    ..The inclusion of any alternative practitioner services under existing health care plans could result in higher health care costs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Patterns of use--alternative health care practitioners
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 13:9-21. 2001
    ..This article examines consultations with alternative practitioners and the characteristics of people who use such care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental insurance and use of dental services
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 11:55-67(Eng); 59-72(Fre). 1999
    ..This article examines socioeconomic differences in insurance for dental services among Canadians aged 15 or older and factors associated with the use of dental services...
  4. ncbi request reprint Older drivers--a complex public health issue
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 11:59-71(Eng); 67-82(Fre). 1999
    ..This article provides estimates of the percentage of seniors who are licensed to operate a motor vehicle. It describes the health characteristics of these license holders and reviews research relating to older drivers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Disparities in prescription drug insurance coverage
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division at Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 10:11-31(ENG); 9-30(FRE). 1999
    ..This article examines socioeconomic differences in supplementary insurance for prescription drugs among Canadians aged 15 or older and how the availability of such insurance affects prescription drug use...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy, 1981/82 to 1996/97
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 12:9-22. 2001
    ..This article examines national and provincial trends in hysterectomies from 1981/82 to 1996/97 among women aged 35 or older...
  7. ncbi request reprint A perspective on Canadian teenage births, 1992-94: older men and younger women?
    W J Millar
    Health and Vital Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Can J Public Health 88:333-6. 1997
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  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal education and risk factors for small-for-gestational-age births
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 10:43-51 (Eng); 47-56 (Fre). 1998
    ..This article examines the association between maternal education, smoking and other risk factors and small-for-gestational-age (SGA) births...
  9. ncbi request reprint Childhood asthma
    W J Millar
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 10:9-21 (ENG); 9-22 (FRE). 1998
    ..This article describes trends in the prevalence of asthma among children aged 0 to 14 from 1978/79 to 1994/95, and in hospital separations for asthma from 1974/75 to 1994/95. It also examines factors associated with childhood asthma...
  10. ncbi request reprint Health effects of physical activity
    J Chen
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 11:21-30(Eng); 21-31(Fre). 1999
    ..This article examines the potential protective effect of leisure-time physical activity on the incidence of heart disease and depression...
  11. ncbi request reprint Birth outcome, the social environment and child health
    J Chen
    Health Statistics Division at Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 10:57-67(ENG); 59-71(FRE). 1999
    ..This article examines the effects of birth outcome and selected social environmental factors on the health of young children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Are recent cohorts healthier than their predecessors?
    J Chen
    Health Statistics Division at Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 11:9-23 (Eng); 9-26 (Fre). 2000
    ..This article examines changes in the health status of Canadian adults between 1978/79 and 1996/97...
  13. ncbi request reprint Starting and sustaining physical activity
    J Chen
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 12:33-43. 2001
    ..This article examines factors associated with starting or sustaining physical activity during leisure time...
  14. ncbi request reprint Changes in children's hospital use
    C Connors
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa
    Health Rep 11:9-19(Eng); 9-21(Fre). 1999
    ..It focuses on four common causes of childhood hospitalization: asthma, chronic disease of tonsils and adenoids, fractures, and acute appendicitis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Heart disease, family history and physical activity
    J Chen
    Health Statistics Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 12:23-32. 2001
    ..This article examines the association of family history of heart disease and leisure-time physical activity with incident heart disease...