Parity-related mortality: shape of association among middle-aged and elderly men and women

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Parity is associated with mortality among middle-aged women, while substantially less is known about this relationship for men and the elderly. Using the census-based Israel Longitudinal Mortality Study (ILMS) II (1995–2004) we sought to examine the parity–mortality relationship among men and women, middle-aged and elderly. In our study cohort of 71,733… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10654-008-9310-y

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@article{Jaffe2008ParityrelatedMS, title={Parity-related mortality: shape of association among middle-aged and elderly men and women}, author={Dena H. Jaffe and Yehuda Neumark and Zvi Eisenbach and Orly Manor}, journal={European Journal of Epidemiology}, year={2008}, volume={24}, pages={9-16} }