CDHA CAAR

September 20, 2017

CAAR – Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Articles – September 20, 2017

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A. “High use of acute care hospital services at age 50 or older,” by Michelle Rotermann (Health Reports, Vol. 29, No. 8, September 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 3-16p.).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/2017009/article/54855-eng.htm

B. “Nutritional risk, hospitalization and mortality among community-dwelling Canadians aged 65 or older,” by Pamela L. Ramage-Morin, Heather Gilmour and Michelle Rotermann (Health Reports, Vol. 29, No. 8, September 2017, .pdf and HTML format, p. 17-27).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/2017009/article/54856-eng.htm

September 14, 2017

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article – September 14, 2017

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Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 318, No. 10, September 12, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/318/10

Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Long-term All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality: The Women’s Health Initiative Randomized Trials,” by JoAnn E. Manson, Aaron K. Aragaki, Jacques E. Rossouw, Garnet L. Anderson, Ross L. Prentice, Andrea Z. LaCroix, Rowan T. Chlebowski, Barbara V. Howard, Cynthia A. Thomson, Karen L. Margolis, Cora E. Lewis, Marcia L. Stefanick, Rebecca D. Jackson, Karen C. Johnson, Lisa W. Martin, Sally A. Shumaker, Mark A. Espeland, and Jean Wactawski-Wende, for the WHI Investigators (p. 927-938).

August 28, 2017

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – August 28, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:14 pm

Data for Italy were revised and updated through 2014 (August 28, 2017).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

July 19, 2017

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Articles – July 19, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , , , , — admin @ 4:51 pm

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 318, No. 3, July 18, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/318/3

A. “Association of Changing Hospital Readmission Rates With Mortality Rates After Hospital Discharge,” by Kumar Dharmarajan, Yongfei Wang, Zhenqiu Lin, Sharon-Lise T. Normand, Joseph S. Ross, Leora I. Horwitz, Nihar R. Desai, Lisa G. Suter, Elizabeth E. Drye, Susannah M. Bernheim, and Harlan M. Krumholz (p. 270-278).

B. “Associations of Weight Gain From Early to Middle Adulthood With Major Health Outcomes Later in Life,” by Yan Zheng, JoAnn E. Manson, Changzheng Yuan, Matthew H. Liang, Francine Grodstein, Meir J. Stampfer, Walter C. Willett, and Frank B. Hu (p. 255-269).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2643761

July 17, 2017

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – July 17, 2017

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library. “The Methuselah Effect: The Pernicious Impact of Unreported Deaths on Old Age Mortality Estimates,” by Dan A. Black, Yu-Chieh Hsu, Seth G. Sanders, Lynne Steuerle Schofield, and Lowell J. Taylor (w23574, July 2017, .pdf format, 45p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w23574

July 14, 2017

CAAR – Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Article

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Mortality: Overview, 2012 and 2013,” by Andre Lebel and Stacey Hallman (Report on the Demographic Situation in Canada, July 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 15p.).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/91-209-x/2017001/article/14793-eng.htm

July 11, 2017

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academies of Sciences Article Abstracts – July 11, 2017

A. “Poor caregiver mental health predicts mortality of patients with neurodegenerative disease,” by Sandy J. Lwi, Brett Q. Ford, James J. Casey, Bruce L. Miller, and Robert W. Levenson (Vol. 118, No. 28, July 11, 2017, p. 7319-7324).

www.pnas.org/content/114/28/7319.abstract

B. “Protein homeostasis of a metastable subproteome associated with Alzheimer’s disease,” by Rishika Kundra, Prajwal Ciryam, Richard I. Morimoto, Christopher M. Dobson, and Michele Vendruscolo (Vol. 118, No. 28, July 11, 2017, p. E5703-E5711).

www.pnas.org/content/114/28/E5703.abstract

June 29, 2017

CAAR – New England Journal of Medicine Article Abstracts – June 29, 2017

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A. “Air Pollution and Mortality in the Medicare Population,” by Qian Di, Yan Wang, Antonella Zanobetti, Yun Wang, Petros Koutrakis, Christine Choirat, Francesca Dominici, and Joel D. Schwartz (Vol. 376, No. 26, June 30, 2017, p. 2513-2522).

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1702747#t=abstract

B. “Thyroid Hormone Therapy for Older Adults with Subclinical Hypothyroidism,” by David J. Stott, Nicolas Rodondi, Patricia M. Kearney, Ian Ford, Rudi G.J. Westendorp, Simon P. Mooijaart, Naveed Sattar, Carole E. Aubert, Drahomir Aujesky, Douglas C. Bauer, Christine Baumgartner, Manuel R. Blum, John P. Browne, Stephen Byrne, Tinh-Hai Collet, Olaf M. Dekkers, Wendy P.J. den Elzen, Robert S. Du Puy, Graham Ellis, Martin Feller, Carmen Floriani, Kirsty Hendry, Caroline Hurley, J. Wouter Jukema, Sharon Kean, Maria Kelly, Danielle Krebs, Peter Langhorne, Gemma McCarthy, Vera McCarthy, Alex McConnachie, Mairi McDade, Martina Messow, Annemarie O’Flynn, David O’Riordan, Rosalinde K.E. Poortvliet, Terence J Quinn, Audrey Russell, Carol Sinnott, Jan W.A. Smit, H. Anette Van Dorland, Kieran A. Walsh, M.Pharm., Elaine K. Walsh, Torquil Watt, Robbie Wilson, and Jacobijn Gussekloo, for the TRUST Study Group (Vol. 376, No. 26, June 30, 2017, p. 2534-2544).

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1603825#t=abstract

June 21, 2017

CAAR – Rand Corporation Labor and Population Program Working Paper – June 21, 2017

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The Impact of Obesity on Adult Mortality: Assessment of Estimates with Applications,” by Alberto Palloni and Hiram Beltrán-Sánchez (WR-1193, May 2017, .pdf format. 26p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.rand.org/pubs/working_papers/WR1193.html

June 19, 2017

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers – June 19, 2017

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Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “The Shock of Falling Among Older Americans,” by Inas Rashad Kelly (w23517, June 2017, .pdf format, 47p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w23517

B. “High School Genetic Diversity and Later-life Student Outcomes: Micro-level Evidence from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study,” by C. Justin Cook and Jason M. Fletcher (w25320, June 2017, .pdf format, 37p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w23520

C. “Mortality Inequality in Canada and the U.S.: Divergent or Convergent Trends?” by Michael Baker, Janet Currie, and Hannes Schwandt (w25314, June 2017, .pdf format, 48p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w23514

CAAR – Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research Working Paper – June 19, 2017

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Healthy life expectancy, mortality, and the age prevalence of morbidity,” by Timothy Riffe, Alyson van Raalte, and Maarten J. Bijlsma (WP-2017-015, May 2017, .pdf format, 22p.).

www.demogr.mpg.de/en/projects_publications/publications_1904/mpidr_working_papers/healthy_life_expectancy_mortality_and_the_age_prevalence_of_morbidity_5861.htm

May 24, 2017

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article – May 24, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , , — admin @ 5:14 pm

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 317, No. 20, May 23/30, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/317/20

Association Between Teaching Status and Mortality in US Hospitals,” by Laura G. Burke, Austin B. Frakt, Dhruv Khullar, E. John Orav, and Ashish K. Jha (p. 2105-2113).

May 22, 2017

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 22, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:48 pm

Croatia (2002-2015) added as a new country

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

April 12, 2017

CAAR – Center for Economic Studies [US Census Bureau] Working Paper – April 12, 2017

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The Impact of College Education on Old-Age Mortality: A Study of Marginal Treatment Effects,” by Evan Taylor (17-30, March 2017, .pdf format, 54p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

ideas.repec.org/p/cen/wpaper/17-30.html

April 11, 2017

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Report – April 11, 2017

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United States Life Tables, 2013,” by Elizabeth Arias, Melonie Heron, and Jiaquan Xu (Vital and Health Statistics Reports, Vol. 66, No. 3, April 2017, .pdf format, 63p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr66/nvsr66_03.pdf

March 14, 2017

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – March 14, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 5:13 pm

Data for Portugal were revised and updated through 2015.
Data for USA were revised and updated through 2015.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

March 1, 2017

CAAR – Statistics South Africa Report – March 1, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 5:15 pm

Mortality and causes of death in South Africa: Findings from death notification, 2015,” (P0309.3, February 2017, .pdf format, 132p.).

www.statssa.gov.za/?page_id=1854&PPN=P0309.3&SCH=6987

February 21, 2017

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – February 21, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 5:16 pm

Data for Australia were revised and updated through 2014.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

December 13, 2016

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article – December 13, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:41 pm

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 316, No. 22, December 14, 2016). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/316/22

US County-Level Trends in Mortality Rates for Major Causes of Death, 1980-2014,” by Laura Dwyer-Lindgren, Amelia Bertozzi-Villa, Rebecca W. Stubbs, Chloe Morozoff, Michael J. Kutz, Chantal Huynh, Ryan M. Barber, Katya A. Shackelford, Johan P. Mackenbach, Frank J. van Lenthe, Abraham D. Flaxman, Mohsen Naghavi, Ali H. Mokdad, and Christopher J. L. Murray.

November 28, 2016

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Report – November 28, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:08 pm

United States Life Tables, 2012,” by Elizabeth Arias, Melonie Heron, and Jiaquan Xu (National Vital Statistics Reports, Vol. 65, No. 8, November 2016, .pdf format, 64p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr65/nvsr65_08.pdf

October 27, 2016

CAAR – Australian Bureau of Statistics Data Tables – October 27, 2016

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Life Tables, States, Territories and Australia, 2013-2015,” (October 2016, Excel format).

www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Lookup/3302.0.55.001Main+Features12013-2015?OpenDocument

October 12, 2016

CAAR – Swiss Statistics Brief – October 12, 2016

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Cause of death statistics 2014: Assisted suicide and suicide in Switzerland,” (October 2016, .pdf format, 4p.).

www.bfs.admin.ch/bfs/portal/en/index/news/publikationen.html?publicationID=7166

October 3, 2016

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – October 3, 2016

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , , , , — admin @ 5:00 pm

Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Teaching, Teachers Pensions and Retirement across Recent Cohorts of College Graduate Women,” by Maria D. Fitzpatrick (w22698, September 2016, .pdf format, 32p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22698

B. “Economic Conditions and Mortality: Evidence from 200 Years of Data,” by David M. Cutler, Wei Huang, and Adriana Lleras-Muney (w22690, September 2016, .pdf format, 50p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22690

C. “The Impact of Medical Marijuana Laws on the Labor Supply and Health of Older Adults: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study,” by Lauren Hersch Nicholas and Johanna Catherine Maclean (w22688, September 2016, .pdf format, 39p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22688

D. “The Impact of Intergenerational Transfers on Household Wealth Inequality in Japan and the United States,” by Yoko Niimi and Charles Yuji Horioka (w22687, September 2016, .pdf format, 30p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22687

E. “Do Savings Increase in Response to Salient Information about Retirement and Expected Pensions?” by Mathias Dolls, Philipp Doerrenberg, Andreas Peichl, and Holger Stichnoth (w22684, September 2016, .pdf format, 42p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22684

September 29, 2016

CAAR – UK Office for National Statistics Statistical Bulletins – September 29, 2016

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A. “Estimates of the very old (including centenarians), UK: 2002 to 2015,” (September 2016, HTML and .pdf format, 9p.).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/ageing/bulletins/estimatesoftheveryoldincludingcentenarians/2002to2015

B. “National life tables, UK: 2013–2015,” (September 2016, HTML and .pdf format, 9p.).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/lifeexpectancies/bulletins/nationallifetablesunitedkingdom/20132015

September 20, 2016

CAAR – World Health Organization Mortality Database Update – September 20, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 12:34 pm

WHO updated the following files in (.zipped compressed ASCII format, with documentation in .pdf, Word or Microsoft Excel format) it’s Mortality Database on September 15, 2016: Documentation, Availability, Notes, Population and live births, Mortality ICD-9, and Mortality ICD-10 (this file comes in two parts).

www.who.int/healthinfo/statistics/mortality_rawdata/en/

September 16, 2016

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – September 16, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:56 pm

Data for Japan were revised and updated through 2014.
Data for Belgium were revised and updated through 2015.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

September 8, 2016

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – September 8, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:40 pm

Data for Taiwan were revised and updated through 2014.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

August 31, 2016

CAAR – Demographic Research Article – August 31, 2016

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Differences by union status in health and mortality at older ages: Results for 16 European countries,” by Dimiter Philipov and Sergei Scherbov (Vol. 35, Article 19, August 2016, .pdf format, p. 535-556).

www.demographic-research.org/volumes/vol35/19/default.htm

August 29, 2016

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Papers – August 29, 2016

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , , , , — admin @ 4:59 pm

A. “The Mortality Effects of Retirement: Evidence from Social Security Eligibility at Age 62,” by Maria D. Fitzpatrick and Timothy J. Moore (WP No. 16-7, August 2016, .pdf format, 53p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/the-mortality-effects-of-retirement-evidence-from-social-security-eligibility-at-age-62/

B. “How Would Investing in Equities Have Affected the Social Security Trust Fund?” by Gary Burtless, Anqi Chen, Wenliang Hou, Alicia H. Munnell and Anthony Webb (WP No. 16-6, July 2016, .pdf format, 30p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/how-would-investing-in-equities-have-affected-the-social-security-trust-fund/

C. “Are Early Claimers Making a Mistake?” by Alicia H. Munnell, Geoffrey T. Sanzenbacher, Anthony Webb and Christopher M. Gillis (WP No. 16-5, July 2016, .pdf format, 28p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/are-early-claimers-making-a-mistake/

D. “Marital Histories, Gender, and Financial Security in Late Mid-Life: Evidence from Four Cohorts in the Health and Retirement Study,” by Amelia Karraker and Cassandra Dorius (WP No. 16-4, July 2016, .pdf format, 28p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/marital-histories-gender-and-financial-security-in-late-mid-life-evidence-from-four-cohorts-in-the-health-and-retirement-study-2/

E. “Pension Participation, Wealth, and Income: 1992-2010,” by Alicia H. Munnell, Wenliang Hou, Anthony Webb and Yinji Li (WP No. 16-3, July 2016, .pdf format, 21p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

crr.bc.edu/working-papers/pension-participation-wealth-and-income-1992-2010/

August 25, 2016

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Data Brief – August 25, 2016

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Changes in the Leading Cause of Death: Recent Patterns in Heart Disease and Cancer Mortality,” by Melonie Heron and Robert N. Anderson (Data Brief No. 254, August 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db254.htm

August 4, 2016

CAAR – Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Report – August 4, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 4:49 pm

Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Australia 2011—summary report,” (August 2016, .pdf format, 20p.).

www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=60129556205

June 30, 2016

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Reports – June 30, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:46 pm

A. “Deaths: Leading Causes for 2014,” by Melonie Heron (National Vital Statistics Report, Vol. 65, No. 5, June 2016, .pdf format, 96p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr65/nvsr65_05.pdf

B. “Deaths: Final Data for 2014,” by Kenneth D. Kochanek, Sherry L. Murphy, Jiaquan Xu, and Betzaida Tejada-Vera (National Vital Statistics Report, Vol. 65, No. 4, June 2016, .pdf format, 96p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr65/nvsr65_04.pdf

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – June 30, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:35 pm

Data for Switzerland were revised and updated through 2014 (June 29, 2016).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

June 13, 2016

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers – June 13, 2016

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , , , — admin @ 4:59 pm

Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.

A. “Strategic Formulary Design in Medicare Part D Plans,” by Kurt Lavetti and Kosali Simon (w22338, June 2016, .pdf format, 41p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22338

B. “The Political Economy of Underfunded Municipal Pension Plans,” by Jeffrey Brinkman, Daniele Coen-Pirani, and Holger Sieg (w22321, June 2016, .pdf format, 61p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22321

C. “Adult Mortality Five Years after a Natural Disaster: Evidence from the Indian Ocean Tsunami,” by Jessica Y. Ho, Elizabeth Frankenberg, Cecep Sumantri, and Duncan Thomas (w22317, June 2016, .pdf format, 31p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w22317

June 3, 2016

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – June 3, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:27 pm

Data for USA were revised and updated through 2014 (May 27, 2016).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

May 19, 2016

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 19, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:47 pm

Data for Hungary were revised and updated through 2014 (May 16, 2016).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

May 18, 2016

CAAR – Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Articles – May 18, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 4:42 pm

A. “Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias in Canada” by Suzy L. Wong, Heather Gilmour and Pamela L. Ramage-Morin (Health Reports, Vol. 27, No. 5, May 2016, .pdf and HTML format).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/2016005/article/14613-eng.htm

B. “Mortality from Alzheimer’s disease in Canada: A multiple-cause-of-death analysis, 2004 to 2011,” by Jungwee Park (Health Reports, Vol. 27, No. 5, May 2016, .pdf and HTML format).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/2016005/article/14614-eng.htm

May 10, 2016

CAAR – US Social Security Administration, Research, Statistics, and Policy Analysis Periodicals, Research Note – May 10, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , , — admin @ 4:56 pm

A. Social Security Bulletin (Vol. 76, No. 2, May 2016, .pdf format).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/ssb/v76n2/index.html

B. International Update, April 2016 (May 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 3p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/progdesc/intl_update/2016-04/index.html

C. “The Longevity Visualizer: An Analytic Tool for Exploring the Cohort Mortality Data Produced by the Office of the Chief Actuary,” by Brian J. Alleva (Research and Statistics Note No. 2016-02, May 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 23p.).

www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/rsnotes/rsn2016-02.html

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 10, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:49 pm

Data for France (Total & Civilian) were revised and updated through 2014.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

May 5, 2016

CAAR – Science Report Abstracts – May 5, 2016

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 4:22 pm

A. “Complement and microglia mediate early synapse loss in Alzheimer mouse models,” by By Soyon Hong, Victoria F. Beja-Glasser, Bianca M. Nfonoyim, Arnaud Frouin, Shaomin Li, Saranya Ramakrishnan, Katherine M. Merry, Qiaoqiao Shi, Arnon Rosenthal, Ben A. Barres, Cynthia A. Lemere, Dennis J. Selkoe, and Beth Stevens (Vol. 352, No. 6286, May 6, 2016, p. 712-716).

science.sciencemag.org/content/352/6286/712.abstract

B. “Inequality in mortality decreased among the young while increasing for older adults, 1990–2010,” by J. Currie and H. Schwandt (Vol. 352, No. 6286, May 6, 2016, p. 708-712).

science.sciencemag.org/content/352/6286/708.abstract

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 5, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:16 pm

Data for Total Poland were revised and updated through 2014.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

May 2, 2016

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 2, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:49 pm

Data for Total Germany, East Germany, and West Germany were revised and updated through 2013.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

April 28, 2016

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – April 28, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:34 pm

Data for Spain were revised and updated through 2014 (April 27, 2016).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

March 10, 2016

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – March 10, 2016

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:26 pm

Data for Denmark were revised and updated through 2014 (March 4, 2016).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

February 29, 2016

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – February 29, 2016

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A. “Prevalence and Genetic Characteristics of Geographic Atrophy among Elderly Japanese with Age-Related Macular Degeneration,” by Yoichi Sakurada, Seigo Yoneyama, Atsushi Sugiyama, Naohiko Tanabe, Wataru Kikushima, Fumihiko Mabuchi, Atsuki Kume, Takeo Kubota, and Hiroyuki Iijima (PLoS ONE 11(2): e0149978. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0149978, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 8p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0149978

B. “Relationship of Self-Rated Health to Stroke Incidence and Mortality in Older Individuals with and without a History of Stroke: A Longitudinal Study of the MRC Cognitive Function and Ageing (CFAS) Population,” by Nahal Mavaddat, Rianne van der Linde, Richard Parker, George Savva, Ann Louise Kinmonth, Carol Brayne, and Jonathan Mant (PLoS ONE 11(2): e0150178. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0150178, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0150178

February 16, 2016

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Report, Data Tables, Data Release – February 16, 2016

Filed under: Data Files,Reports and Articles — Tags: , — admin @ 5:02 pm

A. “Deaths: Leading Causes for 2013,” by Melonie Heron (National Vital Statistics Report, Vol. 65, No. 2, February 2016, .pdf format, 94p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr65/nvsr65_02.pdf

B. “Deaths: Final Data for 2013,” (National Vital Statistics Report, Vol. 64, No. 2, February 2016, .pdf format, 71p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr64/nvsr64_02.pdf

C. “2013 Mortality Multiple Cause Micro-data Files,” (February 2016, zipped ASCII text (data) and .pdf (documentation) format).

Documentation:

www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/mortality_public_use_data.htm

Data:

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data_access/vitalstatsonline.htm

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – February 16, 2016

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Data for Russia were revised and updated through 2014.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

February 9, 2016

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Articles – February 9, 2016

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 315, No. 6, February 9, 2016). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jama.jamanetwork.com/issue.aspx?journalid=67&issueid=934929&direction=P

Association of Admission to Veterans Affairs Hospitals vs Non–Veterans Affairs Hospitals With Mortality and Readmission Rates Among Older Men Hospitalized With Acute Myocardial Infarction, Heart Failure, or Pneumonia,” by Sudhakar V. Nuti, Li Qin, John S. Rumsfeld, Joseph S. Ross, Frederick A. Masoudi, Sharon-Lise T. Normand, Karthik Murugiah, Susannah M. Bernheim, Lisa G. Suter, and Harlan M. Krumholz (p. 582-592).

January 21, 2016

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Data Brief – January 21, 2016

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Mortality Among Centenarians in the United States, 2000–2014,” by Jiaquan Xu (Data Brief No. 233, January 2016, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db233.htm

January 14, 2016

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – January 14, 2015

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Data for New Zealand national population, were revised and updated through 2013. (The new data for Maori and non-Maori will possibly be posted in February 2016)

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data Access:

www.mortality.org/

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