Changes over time in the effect of marital status on cancer survival

@inproceedings{Kravdal2011ChangesOT,
  title={Changes over time in the effect of marital status on cancer survival},
  author={H{\aa}kon Kravdal and Astri Syse},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Rates of all-cause and cause-specific mortality are higher among unmarried than married individuals. Cancer survival is also poorer in the unmarried population. Recently, some studies have found that the excess all-cause mortality of the unmarried has increased over time, and the same pattern has been shown for some specific causes of death. The objective of this study was to investigate whether there has been a similar change over time in marital status differences in cancer… CONTINUE READING
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