Journal article icon

Journal article

Older adults in the United States have worse cardiometabolic health compared to England

Abstract:

Explanations for lagging life expectancy in the United States compared to other high-income countries have focused largely on "deaths of despair," but attention has also shifted to the role of stalling improvements in cardiovascular disease and the obesity epidemic. Using harmonized data from the U.S. Health and Retirement Study and English Longitudinal Study of Ageing, we assess differences in self-reported and objective measures of health, among older adults in the United States and England...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1093/geronb/gbac023

Authors


More by this author
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-8539-1554
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Sociology
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-2006-5656
More from this funder
Name:
Leverhulme Trust
Grant:
RC-2018-003
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Journals of Gerontology: Series B More from this journal
Volume:
77
Issue:
S2
Pages:
S167-S176
Publication date:
2022-02-26
Acceptance date:
2022-01-27
DOI:
EISSN:
1758-5368
ISSN:
1079-5014
Pmid:
35217868
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
1264039
Local pid:
pubs:1264039
Deposit date:
2022-11-11

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP