Widening Socioeconomic and Racial Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease Mortality in the United States, 1969-2013
作者: Gopal K. SinghMohammad SiahpushRomuladus E. AzuineShanita D. Williams
作者单位: 1The Center for Global Health and Health Policy, Global Health and Education Projects, Riverdale, Maryland 20738, USA
2University of Nebraska Medical Center, Department of Health Promotion, Social and Behavioral Health, Omaha, NE 68198-4365, USA
3US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20857, USA
刊名: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL of MCH and AIDS, 2015, Vol.3 (1), pp.106-118
来源数据库: Global Health and Education Projects, Inc.
关键词: CVD mortalityDeprivationSocioeconomic statusRace/ethnicityInequalityLongitudinal
原始语种摘要: This study examined trends and socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities in cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality in the United States between 1969 and 2013.;;National vital statistics data and the National Longitudinal Mortality Study were used to estimate racial/ethnic and area- and individual-level socioeconomic disparities in CVD mortality over time. Rate ratios and log-linear regression were used to model mortality trends and differentials.;;Between 1969 and 2013, CVD mortality rates decreased by 2.66% per year for whites and 2.12% for blacks. Racial disparities and socioeconomic gradients in CVD mortality increased substantially during the study period. In 2013, blacks had 30% higher CVD mortality than whites and 113% higher mortality than Asians/Pacific Islanders. Compared to...
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  • income 收入
  • socioeconomic 社会经济学
  • differentials 差价
  • managerial 经理的
  • mortality 死亡率
  • National 国民牌大客车
  • expected 预期
  • estimate 估计
  • CVD Chemical Vapor Deposition
  • statistics 统计