Social mobility and 21 year mortality in a cohort of Scottish men.

@article{Hart1998SocialMA,
  title={Social mobility and 21 year mortality in a cohort of Scottish men.},
  author={Carole Hart and George Davey Smith and David Blane},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={47 8},
  pages={1121-30}
}
The objective of this prospective cohort study was to determine the contribution of changes in social class within and between generations to mortality risk and to socioeconomic differentials in mortality. In 27 workplaces in the west of Scotland. 5567 men aged 35-64 years when screened, provided information on their father's occupation, their own first occupation and their occupation at screening. Mortality risk, from broad causes of death by intergenerational and intragenerational social… CONTINUE READING
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