Low control beliefs, classical coronary risk factors, and socio-economic differences in heart disease in older persons.


The objective of this study was to examine whether it is through their low control beliefs that low socio-economic status groups have higher risks of heart disease, and to examine whether this mechanism is more substantial than and independent of the mechanism via classical coronary risk factors. In a population-based prospective cohort study, participants… (More)

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