Migration pattern and mortality of ethnic German migrants from the former Soviet Union: a cohort study in Germany

Abstract

OBJECTIVE We aimed to investigate all-cause and cause-specific mortality among ethnic German migrants from the former Soviet Union by different immigration periods to describe associations with migration pattern and mortality. DESIGN We used pooled data from three retrospective cohort studies in Germany. PARTICIPANTS Ethnic German migrants from the… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019213