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Demography (1982) 19 (2): 223–240.
Published: 01 May 1982
... for both primary (morbidity) and secondary (mortality) decrements. These methods are illustrated using data on stomach cancer mortality for nine white male cohorts, aged 30 to 70 in 1950, observed for a 28-year period (1950 to 1977). 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1982 1982...
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Demography (1998) 35 (4): 413–419.
Published: 01 November 1998
.... Government Printing Office . A METHODOLOGY FOR IDENTIFYING MARRIED COUPLES IN MEDICARE DATA: MORTALITY, MORBIDITY, AND HEALTH CARE USE AMONG THE MARRIED ELDERLY* THEODORE J. IWASHYNA, JAMES X. ZHANG, DIANE S. LAUDERDALE, AND NICHOLAS A. CHRISTAKIS We describe a method for the development ofcohorts ofup...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 574–577.
Published: 01 June 1966
... picture. To fill out the health picture, use is being made of the great volume of morbidity data out of the National Health Interview and Examination Surveys and a wide variety of other specialized surveys. In all of these, the findings are invariably described in terms of the demographic characteristics...
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Demography (1999) 36 (4): 429–443.
Published: 01 November 1999
... mir- ror mortality trends is increasingly being challenged (Riley and Alter 1989). We use recently released, nationally repre- sentative morbidity data from the 1880 Integrated Public Use Microdata Sample (IPUMS) to examine the point prevalence of ill health, with a focus on chronic disease...
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Demography (2014) 51 (4): 1175–1197.
Published: 04 June 2014
... ), the differences between the stunting and acute morbidity results might at least partially be explained by the lower overall quality of acute morbidity data as well as the associated measurement error. For mortality, independent of the age interval analyzed, children from nonslum city neighborhoods face...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 2021–2049.
Published: 02 November 2015
..., the full UPDB contains data on more than 8 million individuals, including all statewide death certificate records (1904–present) and all Medicare claims (1992–2009). Given cohort differences in mortality and quickly changing morbidity risks by age and sex, we conduct all analyses by sex and two age...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 335–361.
Published: 01 May 2004
... the extent of morbidity before death, one of the primary domains of the quality of death, mainly because of the lack of data on other domains. Only a few studies had examined active/disabled life expectancy for developing coun- tries (Chen and Jones 1989; Ham-Chande 2003; Lamb 1992, 1999), until the World...
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Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1815–1841.
Published: 01 December 2023
... to reduce staggering and persistent Black–White gaps in morbidity and mortality should target policies and institutional practices that generate these racialized inequities in social and economic environments, risks, and opportunities. This study used data from the Health and Retirement Study (HRS...
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Demography (1987) 24 (1): 43–60.
Published: 01 February 1987
... between the breastfeeding distributions: (1) The reports from the female life history survey were heavily heaped on popular durations-12, 18, and 24 months-whereas the biweekly morbidity data were much smoother. (2) The biweekly morbidity data have a median duration of breastfeeding about two months...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 541–564.
Published: 01 November 1976
... and standard categorical data methods may be merged in a unified approach to the analysis of multiple-cause mortality data. The methodology is used to analyze linkages among diseases in the mortality data and evaluate the implication of the elimination of patterns of morbid states for multiple-cause mortality...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 291–314.
Published: 14 January 2012
...Zachary Zimmer; Linda G. Martin; Daniel S. Nagin; Bobby L. Jones Abstract This article uses a group-based modeling approach to jointly estimate disability and mortality trajectories over time based on data from the population aged 80 and older in China, and explores relations of demographic...
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Demography (2007) 44 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 February 2007
... estimate the impact of parent death on primary school partici- pation using an unusual ve-year panel data set of over 20,000 Kenyan children. There is a substantial decrease in school participation following a parent death and a smaller drop before the death (presum- ably due to pre-death morbidity...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2073–2099.
Published: 10 October 2017
... grandparenthood for the first time. Using U.S. and Canadian data, we examine changes in the length of healthy grandparenthood during years when grandparenthood was postponed, health improved, and mortality declined. We also examine variation in healthy grandparenthood by education and race/ethnicity within...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2043–2071.
Published: 03 November 2017
... of disease and disability and the importance of life course processes. However, the less frequently examined intersection of these approaches remains an important frontier. The present study contributes to the integration of these approaches. We use the Health and Retirement Study family of data sets...
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Demography (2021) 58 (6): 2291–2314.
Published: 01 December 2021
... of hemorrhage early in pregnancy, we observe no significant effects at any point (either pre- or post treatment) or in any group—additional evidence suggesting that effects are largely focused on abortion-related morbidity cases. Panels b and d of Figure 4 present data on the role that rejected...
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Demography (1998) 35 (3): 361–375.
Published: 01 August 1998
... of education on changes in physical functioning in a rapidly developing country. Data come from the 1989 Survey of Health and Living Status of the Elderly in Taiwan and a follow-up interview in 1993 (N = 4,049, age = 60+). Individuals are conceptualized to be in a state of functional independence or functional...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 545–568.
Published: 20 October 2012
... individuals, but they did not find a significant interaction between smoking and morbidity or mortality by race/ethnicity after controlling for SES. Using complementary methods and data sources, we estimate (1) the magnitude of smoking-attributable mortality among blacks and whites in the United States...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1389–1425.
Published: 19 July 2019
... data from 1968 and onward, following individuals from age 54 until age 87, death, or emigration—whichever occurs first. Health is measured through both morbidity and mortality. Morbidity is obtained through annual information on both the duration and the underlying diagnosis of all hospitalization...
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Published: 01 December 2021
Fig. 2 Trends of abortion-related morbidity and hemorrhage early in pregnancy. All cases were identified from administrative health data on all hospitalizations in the country. Abortion-related morbidity refers to all ICD-10 codes capturing pregnancies with abortive outcomes (O02–O08 More
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 949–973.
Published: 01 June 2022
... ). These individuals are then “aged” forward year by year using age-, gender-, and birth-cohort–specific mortality rates and probabilities of transitioning in and out of health/disability/morbidity estimated from the data. This process is repeated until the end of the age range under study—that is, when investigating...
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