Neighborhood of Residence and Incidence of Coronary Heart Disease

  title={Neighborhood of Residence and Incidence of Coronary Heart Disease},
  author={HARON and TEIN and ERKIN and ONNA and RNETT and Loyd and HAMBLESS and F. JulianM.Angel and AVIER and IETO and Aul and ORLIE and OYSES and ZKLO and Erman and Thomas A........................ and YROLER and Obert and L. W and ATSON and . Deepthi},
  • HARON, TEIN, +18 authors Deepthi .
  • Published 2001
A BSTRACT Background Where a person lives is not usually thought of as an independent predictor of his or her health, although physical and social features of places of residence may affect health and health-related behavior. Methods Using data from the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study, we examined the relation between characteristics of neighborhoods and the incidence of coronary heart disease. Participants were 45 to 64 years of age at base line and were sampled from four study sites… CONTINUE READING
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