Mortality of doctors in different specialties: findings from a cohort of 20000 NHS hospital consultants.

@article{Carpenter1997MortalityOD,
  title={Mortality of doctors in different specialties: findings from a cohort of 20000 NHS hospital consultants.},
  author={Lucy M. Carpenter and Anthony Swerdlow and Nicola T. Fear},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={54 6},
  pages={388-95}
}
OBJECTIVES To examine patterns of cause specific mortality in NHS hospital consultants according to their specialty and to assess these in the context of potential occupational exposures. METHODS A historical cohort assembled from Department of Health records with follow up through the NHS Central Register involving 18,358 male and 2168 female NHS… CONTINUE READING