Continuing inequality: gender and social class influences on self perceived health after a heart attack.

@article{Lacey2003ContinuingIG,
  title={Continuing inequality: gender and social class influences on self perceived health after a heart attack.},
  author={Elizabeth A Lacey and Stephen J. Walters},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2003},
  volume={57 8},
  pages={622-7}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of social class and gender on self perceived health status for those recovering from an acute myocardial infarction. DESIGN A longitudinal survey design was used, collecting both qualitative and quantitative data. Quantitative data are reported in this article, obtained by questionnaire over the first year after the event. SF-36 and EQ-5D (EuroQol) were used to measure self perceived health status. SETTING Community based study in a city in the… CONTINUE READING
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