Did the English strategy reduce inequalities in health? A difference-in-difference analysis comparing England with three other European countries
作者: Yannan HuFrank J. van LentheKen JudgeEero LahelmaGiuseppe CostaRianne de GelderJohan P. Mackenbach
作者单位: 1Erasmus University Medical Centre
2University of Bath
3University of Helsinki
4University of Turin
刊名: BMC Public Health, 2016, Vol.16 (1)
来源数据库: Springer Journal
DOI: 10.1186/s12889-016-3505-z
关键词: Health inequalityEnglish strategySelf-assessed healthLong-standing health problemsObesitySmokingDifference-in-difference analysisEurope
英文摘要: Abstract(#br) Background(#br)Between 1997 and 2010, the English government pursued an ambitious programme to reduce health inequalities, the explicit and sustained commitment of which was historically and internationally unique. Previous evaluations have produced mixed results. None of these evaluations have, however, compared the trends in health inequalities within England with those in other European countries. We carried out an innovative analysis to assess whether changes in trends in health inequalities observed in England after the implementation of its programme, have been more favourable than those in other countries without such a programme.(#br) Methods(#br)Data were obtained from nationally representative surveys carried out in England, Finland, the Netherlands and Italy for...
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  • strategy 战略
  • difference 区别
  • reduce 减少
  • health 保健
  • three 
  • other 别的
  • comparing 比较
  • English 英语英国的英国人的英语的
  • European 欧洲人
  • analysis 分析