Cumulative socioeconomic status across the life course and subclinical atherosclerosis.

@article{Carson2007CumulativeSS,
  title={Cumulative socioeconomic status across the life course and subclinical atherosclerosis.},
  author={April Perry Carson and Kathryn M. Rose and Diane J. Catellier and Jay S Kaufman and Sharon B. Wyatt and Ana V. Diez-Roux and Gerardo Heiss},
  journal={Annals of epidemiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={296-303}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between individual-level and neighborhood-level socioeconomic status (SES) across the life course and subclinical atherosclerosis. METHODS Participants from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study (n=12,332) were queried about individual-level SES and residential addresses across the life course. Individual-level measures were scored and summed to obtain a summary score (I-CumSES), whereas residential addresses were… CONTINUE READING