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Health selection into neighborhoods among patients enrolled in a clinical trial.

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Health selection into neighborhoods may contribute to geographic health disparities. We demonstrate the potential for clinical trial data to help clarify the causal role of health on locational attainment. We used data from the 20-year United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS) to explore whether random assignment to intensive blood-glucose control therapy, which improved long-term health outcomes after median 10 years follow-up, subsequently affected what neighborhoods patients lived ...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.pmedr.2017.07.003

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Preventive Medicine Reports Journal website
Volume:
8
Pages:
51-54
Publication date:
2017-07-01
Acceptance date:
2017-07-14
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EISSN:
2211-3355
ISSN:
2211-3355
Pmid:
28924547
Source identifiers:
724828
Language:
English
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pubs:724828
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uuid:598aebf0-2d62-4cec-ba41-19f281587ce4
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pubs:724828
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2017-09-21

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