Neighborhood disadvantage and self-assessed health, disability, and depressive symptoms: longitudinal results from the health and retirement study.

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PURPOSE By using a longitudinal cohort, we assessed the association between neighborhood disadvantage and incidence of poor health and function in three domains. METHODS More than 4,000 enrollees aged 55 to 65 years in the national Health and Retirement Study were assessed biennially from 1998 through 2006 for incidence of fair/poor self-rated health… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2010.08.003

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@article{Glymour2010NeighborhoodDA, title={Neighborhood disadvantage and self-assessed health, disability, and depressive symptoms: longitudinal results from the health and retirement study.}, author={M Maria M Glymour and Mahasin S. Mujahid and Qiong Wu and Kellee White and Eric J. Tchetgen Tchetgen}, journal={Annals of epidemiology}, year={2010}, volume={20 11}, pages={856-61} }