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Social and Economic Determinants of Hospital Use, Morbidity, and Mortality over the Life Course

Yaoyue Hu, Karen van Hedel, Pekka Martikainen, Mikko Myrskylä

Social and economic inequalities in health are persistently observed across populations. This project exploits longitudinal Finnish and international registry data to investigate the social and economic disparities in hospital use, morbidity, and mortality over the life course.Detailed description

Research keywords: Ageing, Mortality and Longevity; Health Care, Public Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology

Publications

Hu, Y.; Leinonen, T.; Myrskylä, M.; Martikainen, P.:
Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences (2018). Forthcoming.
Avendano , M.; Moustgaard, H.; Martikainen, P.:
European Journal of Epidemiology 32:1, 77-85 (2017).
Kilpi, F.; Silventoinen, K.; Konttinen, H.; Martikainen, P.:
Social Science and Medicine 177, 100-109 (2017).
Kilpi, F.; Silventoinen, K.; Konttinen, H.; Martikainen, P.:
European Journal of Public Health 26:2, 260-266 (2016).

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