Prognosis of risk factors and trends in mortality from external causes among middle-aged men in Lithuania.

@article{Tamosiunas2005PrognosisOR,
  title={Prognosis of risk factors and trends in mortality from external causes among middle-aged men in Lithuania.},
  author={Abdonas Tamosiunas and Regina Reklaitiene and Ri{\vc}ardas Radi{\vs}auskas and Kristina Jurėnienė},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of public health},
  year={2005},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={190-6}
}
AIMS The aims of this study were to investigate the risk of death and time trends from external causes, and to evaluate the significance of the effects of age, period and birth cohort on suicide mortality among middle-aged men during the period 1971-2000 in Lithuania. METHODS Random samples of men aged 45-59 years from the Kaunas Rotterdam Intervention Study (conducted in 1972-74) and Study of Multifactorial Prevention of CHD (conducted in 1977-80) were examined (n?=?6,480). The participants… CONTINUE READING