Laboratory

Population Health

At a Glance Projects Publications Team

Project

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

Yaoyue Hu, Karen van Hedel, Pekka Martikainen, Mikko Myrskylä, Rasmus Hoffmann; in Collaboration with Govert Bijwaard (Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI), Netherlands)

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

Hoffmann, R.; Kröger, H.; Geyer, S.:
Social Indicators Research 141:3, 1341–1367. (2019)
Hoffmann, R.; Kröger, H.; Tarkiainen, L.; Martikainen, P.:
Social Indicators Research. (2019)
Ruiz, M.; Hu, Y.; Martikainen, P.; Bobak, M.:
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. (2019)
Hoffmann, R.; Kröger, H.; Pakpahan, E.:
European Journal of Ageing 15:4, 379–391. (2018)
Hoffmann, R.; Kröger, H.; Pakpahan, E.:
Advances in Life Course Research 36, 23–36. (2018)
Hu, Y.; Bobak, M.:
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 72:11, 971–972. (2018)
Hu, Y.; Leinonen, T.; Myrskylä, M.; Martikainen, P.:
Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 1–12. (2018)
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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