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Socioeconomic position over the life course from childhood and smoking status in mid-adulthood: results from a 25-year follow-up study

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BACKGROUND: It remains unclear how life course socioeconomic position (SEP) variations impact later smoking status. We aimed to investigate the associations using a novel methodology - a structured regression framework and to explore the potential underlying mechanisms.

METHODS: Data were from an Australian national cohort (n = 1489). SEP was measured in childhood (aged 7-15 years), young- (aged 26-36 years) and mid-adulthood (aged 31-41 years), inc...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12889-019-6483-0

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ORCID:
0000-0001-7746-7782
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Name:
National Heart Foundation of Australia
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100448
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National Health and Medical Research Council
Grant:
1008299
Publisher:
BioMed Central
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Volume:
19
Issue:
1
Article number:
169
Publication date:
2019-02-08
Acceptance date:
2019-01-25
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ISSN:
1471-2458
Pmid:
30736767
Language:
English
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pubs:974741
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uuid:a879863f-fc8b-4858-b82d-13239108686d
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pubs:974741
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974741
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2019-03-20

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