To assess effect of unemployment and early retirement on mortality in a group of middle aged British men.
Design-Prospective cohort study (British Regional Heart Study).
Five years after initial screening, information on employment experience was obtained with a postal questionnaire.
Setting-One general practice in each of 24 towns in Britain.
Subjects-6191 men aged 40-59 who had been continuously employed for at least five years before initial screening in 1978-80 : 1779 experienced some unemployment or retired during the five years after screening, and 4412 remained continuously employed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Facteur risque, Mortalité, Homme, Corrélation, Chomage
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Risk factor, Mortality, Human, Correlation, Unemployment
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0499881
Code Inist : 002B30A01C. Création : 199501.