Isla Rippon

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OBJECTIVES to examine perceived age discrimination in a large representative sample of older adults in England. METHODS this cross-sectional study of over 7,500 individuals used data from the fifth wave of the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA), a longitudinal cohort study of men and women aged 52 years and older in England. Wave 5 asked(More)
Author Affiliations:George Institute for Global Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, England (Emdin, Rahimi); Centre for Statistics in Medicine, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology, andMusculoskeletal Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, England (Odutayo, Hopewell, Altman); Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario,(More)
OBJECTIVES We examined cross-national differences in perceptions of age discrimination in England and the United States. Under the premise that the United States has had age discrimination legislation in place for considerably longer than England, we hypothesized that perceptions of age discrimination would be lower in the United States. METHODS We(More)
Background: There is currently little information regarding how much the distribution of research activity in respiratory medicine reflects the interests of its clinicians and scientists, the disease burden in any country, or the availability of funding. Methods: A total of 81 419 respiratory medicine publications identified in the Science Citation Index(More)
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