Socioeconomic position in childhood and cardiovascular risk factors in older Spanish people.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate the association between childhood social class and the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in the elderly. METHODS Cross-sectional study of 4009 subjects representative of the Spanish non-institutionalized population aged >or =60 years, for whom information was available on father's occupation. We estimated the prevalence of… (More)

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@article{Regidor2004SocioeconomicPI, title={Socioeconomic position in childhood and cardiovascular risk factors in older Spanish people.}, author={Enrique Regidor and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Banegas Banegas and Juan Luis Guti{\'e}rrez-Fisac and Vicente Dominguez and Fernando Rodr{\'i}guez-Artalejo}, journal={International journal of epidemiology}, year={2004}, volume={33 4}, pages={723-30} }