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June 21, 2018

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – June 21, 2018

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Time-varying effects of socio-demographic and economic factors on the use of institutional long-term care before dementia-related death: A Finnish register-based study,” by Kaarina Korhonen, Elina Einiö, Taina Leinonen, Lasse Tarkiainen, and Pekka Martikainen (PLoS ONE 13(6): e0199551. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0199551, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 16p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0199551

June 19, 2018

CAAR – Office for National Statistics Article – June 19, 2018

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Changing trends in mortality in England and Wales: 1990 to 2017 (Experimental Statistics),” (June 2018, .pdf and HTML format, 24p.).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/deaths/articles/changingtrendsinmortalityinenglandandwales1990to2017/experimentalstatistics

June 8, 2018

CAAR – British Medical Journal Article – June 8, 2018

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Revisiting the association of blood pressure with mortality in oldest old people in China: community based, longitudinal prospective study,” by Yue-Bin Lv, Xiang Gao, Zhao-Xue Yin, Hua-Shuai Chen, Jie-Si Luo, Melanie Sereny Brasher, Virginia Byers Kraus, Tian-Tian Li, Yi Zeng, and Xiao-Ming Shi (Vol. 361, No. 8156, June 9, 2018, BMJ 2018;361:k2158).

www.bmj.com/content/361/bmj.k2158

 

June 4, 2018

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Article – June 4, 2018

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Adequate life-expectancy reconstruction for adult human mortality data,” by Laszlo Nemeth and Trifon I. Missov (PLoS ONE 13(6): e0198485. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0198485, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 8p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0198485

May 30, 2018

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 30, 2018

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Switzerland revised and updated through 2016 (May 25, 2018).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

May 24, 2018

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 24, 2018

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 5:04 pm

– USA revised and updated through 2016 (May 23, 2018).
– Croatia revised and updated through 2016 (May 23, 2018).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

May 21, 2018

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers – May 21, 2018

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

A. “Pauvreté, Egalité, Mortalité: Mortality (In)Equality in France and the United States,” by Janet Currie, Hannes Schwandt, and Josselin Thuilliez (w24623, May 2018, .pdf format, 46p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w24623

B. “Changes in Nutrient Intake at Retirement,” by Melvin Stephens Jr. and Desmond Toohey (w24621, May 2018, .pdf format, 47p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w24621

C. “Early Social Security Claiming and Old-Age Poverty: Evidence from the Introduction of the Social Security Early Eligibility Age,” by Gary V. Engelhardt, Jonathan Gruber, and Anil Kumar (w24609, May 2018, .pdf format, 52p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w24609

D. “Long-run Trends in the Economic Activity of Older People in the UK,” by James Banks, Carl Emmerson, and Gemma Tetlow (w24606, May 2018, .pdf format, 30p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w24606

E. “Labor Force Participation of the Elderly in Japan,” by Takashi Oshio, Emiko Usui, and Satoshi Shimizutani (w24614, May 2018, .pdf format, 22p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w24614

May 15, 2018

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – May 15, 2018

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A. “Adult height and all-cause and cause-specific mortality in the Japan Public Health Center-based Prospective Study (JPHC),” by Hikaru Ihira, Norie Sawada, Motoki Iwasaki, Taiki Yamaji, Atsushi Goto, Mitsuhiko Noda, Hiroyasu Iso, and Shoichiro Tsugane, the JPHC Study Group (PLoS ONE 13(5): e0197164. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0197164, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 14p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0197164

B. “Effects of computer-assisted navigation versus conventional total knee arthroplasty on the levels of inflammation markers: A prospective study,” by Shu-Jui Kuo, Horng-Chaung Hsu, Ching-Jen Wang, Ka-Kit Siu, Ya-Hung Hsu, Jih-Yang Ko, and Chih-Hsin Tang (PLoS ONE 13(5): e0197164. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0197164, HTML, XML, and .pdf format, 10p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0197097

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 15, 2018

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Netherlands revised and updated through 2016 (May 11, 2018).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

May 11, 2018

CAAR – Morbidity and Mortally Weekly Reports Article – May 11, 2018

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Deaths from Falls Among Persons Aged > 65 Years — United States, 2007–2016,” by Elizabeth Burns and Ramakrishna Kakara (Vol. 67, No. 18, May 11, 2018, HTML and .pdf format, p. 509-514).

www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6718a1.htm?s_cid=mm6718a1

May 9, 2018

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 9, 2018

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

UK countries: England & Wales (Civic & Total), Northern Ireland, Scotland, revised and updated through 2016 (May 7, 2018)

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

May 7, 2018

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – May 7, 2018

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:41 pm

Belarus revised and updated through 2016 (May 4, 2018)

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

April 27, 2018

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – April 27, 2018

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:50 pm

Denmark revised and updated through 2016 – April 23, 2018.

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

April 26, 2018

CAAR – National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper – April 26, 2018

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , — admin @ 12:47 pm

Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library. “The Impact of New Drug Launches on Life-Years Lost in 2015 from 19 Types of Cancer in 36 Countries,” by Frank R. Lichtenberg (w24536, April 2018, .pdf format, 46p.).

www.nber.org/papers/w24536

April 25, 2018

CAAR – US Social Security Administration Office of the Chief Actuary Note – April 25, 2018

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Mortality by Career-Average Earnings Level,” by Tiffany Bosley, Michael Morris, and Karen Glenn (Actuarial Study No. 124, April 2018, .pdf format, 33p.).

www.ssa.gov/OACT/NOTES/pdf_studies/study124.pdf

April 17, 2018

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – April 17, 2018

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 5:18 pm

–  Japan revised and updated through 2016 (March 31, 2018).
Iceland revised and updated through 2016 (March 30, 2018).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

April 4, 2018

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article Abstract – April 4, 2018

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Association of a Negative Wealth Shock With All-Cause Mortality in Middle-aged and Older Adults in the United States,” by Lindsay R. Pool, Sarah A. Burgard, Belinda L. Needham, Michael R. Elliott, Kenneth M. Langa, and Carlos F. Mendes de Leon (Vol. 319, No. 13, April 3, 2018, p. 1341-1350).

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2677445

March 8, 2018

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – March 8, 2018

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:17 pm

Czechia revised and updated through 2016 (February 23, 2018).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data Access:

www.mortality.org/

February 22, 2018

CAAR – University of Michigan Population Studies Center Working Paper – February 22, 2018

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: — admin @ 4:46 pm

Do the effects of major risk factors for mortality rise or fall with age?” by Neil Mehta and Hui Zheng (PSC Research Report No. 18-888, February 2018, .pdf format, 25p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.psc.isr.umich.edu/pubs/abs/14597

February 5, 2018

CAAR – Demographic Research Article – February 5, 2018

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The increasing mortality advantage of the married: The role played by education,” by Oystein Kravdal, Emily Grundy, and Katherine Keenan (Vol. 38, Article 20, January 2018, .pdf format, p. 471-512).

www.demographic-research.org/volumes/vol38/20/

January 31, 2018

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academies of Science Article Abstract – January 31, 2018

The role of obesity in exceptionally slow US mortality improvement,” by Samuel H. Preston, Yana C. Vierboom and Andrew Stokes (Vol. 115, No. 5, January 30, 2018, p. 957-961).

www.pnas.org/content/115/5/957

January 26, 2018

CAAR – Demographic Research Article – January 26, 2018

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A network approach to studying cause-of-death interrelations,” by Viviana Egidi, Michele Antonio Salvatore, Giulia Rivellini, and Silvia D’Angelo (Vol. 38, No. 16, January 2018, .pdf format, p. 373-400).

www.demographic-research.org/volumes/vol38/16/

January 24, 2018

CAAR – Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Report – January 24, 2018

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Cause of death patterns and people’s use of aged care: a Pathways in Aged Care analysis of 2012–14 death statistics,” (January 2018, .pdf format, 50p.).

www.aihw.gov.au/reports/aged-care/cause-of-death-patterns-peoples-use-of-aged-care/contents/table-of-contents

January 4, 2018

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Data Brief – January 4, 2017

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Mortality in the United States, 2016,” by Kenneth D. Kochanek, Sherry L. Murphy, Jiaquan Xu, and Elizabeth Arias (Data Brief No. 293, December 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db293.htm

January 3, 2018

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article Abstracts – January 3, 2017

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Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 318, No. 24, December 26, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/318/24

Association of Short-term Exposure to Air Pollution With Mortality in Older Adults,” by Qian Di, Lingzhen Dai, Yun Wang, Antonella Zanobetti, Christine Choirat, Joel D. Schwartz, and Francesca Dominici (p. 2446-2456).

Association Between Calcium or Vitamin D Supplementation and Fracture Incidence in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis,” by Jia-Guo Zhao, Xian-Tie Zeng, Jia Wang, and Lin Liu (p. 2466-2482).

December 19, 2017

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

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

A. “The Mortality Effects of Retirement: Evidence from Social Security Eligibility at Age 62,” by Maria D. Fitzpatrick and Timothy J. Moore (w24127, December 2017, .pdf format, 62p.).

papers.nber.org/papers/w24127

B. “Incentivizing Better Quality of Care: The Role of Medicaid and Competition in the Nursing Home Industry,” by Martin B. Hackmann (w24133, December 2017, .pdf format, 45p.).

papers.nber.org/papers/w24133

December 7, 2017

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article – December 7, 2017

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Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 318, No. 21, December 5, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/318/21

Association Between Treatment by Locum Tenens Internal Medicine Physicians and 30-Day Mortality Among Hospitalized Medicare Beneficiaries,” by Daniel M. Blumenthal, Andrew R. Olenski, Yusuke Tsugawa, and Anupam B. Jena (p. 2119-2129).

November 30, 2017

CAAR – US National Center for Health Statistics Reports – November 30, 2017

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A. “Deaths: Final Data for 2015,” by Sherry L. Murphy, Jiaquan Xu, Kenneth D. Kochanek, Sally C. Curtin, and Elizabeth Arias (National Vital Statistics Reports, Vol. 66, No. 6, November 27, 2017, .pdf format, 73p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr66/nvsr66_06.pdf

B. “Deaths: Leading Causes for 2015,” by Melonie Heron (National Vital Statistics Reports, Vol. 66, No. 5, November 27, 2017, .pdf format, 75p.).

www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr66/nvsr66_05.pdf

October 30, 2017

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – October 30, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:36 pm

Estonia revised and updated through 2014 (October 26, 2017)
Latvia revised and updated through 2014 (October 26, 2017)
Lithuania revised and updated through 2014 (October 26, 2017)

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

October 25, 2017

CAAR – Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Reports – October 25, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 2:49 pm

A. “Trends in hospitalisations due to falls by older people, Australia 2002–03 to 2012–13,” (October 2017, .pdf format, 110p.).

www.aihw.gov.au/reports/injury/hospitalisations-due-to-falls-older-people-2012-13/contents/table-of-contents

B. “Trends in injury deaths, Australia 1999–00 to 2011–12,” (October 2017, .pdf format, 184p.).

www.aihw.gov.au/reports/injury/trends-in-injury-deaths-australia-1999-00-to-2011/contents/table-of-contents

October 19, 2017

CAAR – Journal of the American Medical Association Article – October 19, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , — admin @ 4:50 pm

Note: The link below is to the table of contents for the current issue of JAMA (Vol. 318, No. 15, October 17, 2017). Check with your organization’s information center for availability.

jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/issue/318/15

Effect of Systematic Intensive Care Unit Triage on Long-term Mortality Among Critically Ill Elderly Patients in France: A Randomized Clinical Trial,” by Bertrand Guidet, Guillaume Leblanc, Tabassome Simon, Maguy Woimant, Jean-Pierre Quenot, Olivier Ganansia, Maxime Maignan, Youri Yordanov, Samuel Delerme, Benoit Doumenc, Muriel Fartoukh, Pierre Charestan, Pauline Trognon, Bertrand Galichon, Nicolas Javaud, Anabela Patzak, Maitr Garrouste-Orgeas, Caroline Thomas, Sylvie Azerad, Dominique Pateron, and Ariane Boumendil, for the ICE-CUB 2 Study Network (p. 1450-1459).

October 17, 2017

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – October 17, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 3:34 pm

UK countries: England & Wales (Civic & Total), Northern Ireland, Scotland, revised and updated through 2014. (Oct. 13, 2017).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

October 12, 2017

CAAR – UK Office for National Statistics Data Release – October 12, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:59 pm

A. “The 21st century mortality files – deaths dataset, England and Wales,” (October 2017, Excel format).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/deaths/datasets/the21stcenturymortalityfilesdeathsdataset

B. “The 21st century mortality files – population dataset, England and Wales,” (October 2017, Excel format).

www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/populationestimates/datasets/the21stcenturymortalityfilespopulationdataset

CAAR – Human Mortality Database Data Release – October 12, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 4:58 pm

Sweden revised and updated through 2016 (Oct. 11, 2017).

www.mortality.org/Public/WhatsNew.php

Data access:

www.mortality.org/

October 11, 2017

CAAR – World Health Organization Mortality Database Update – October 11, 2017

Filed under: Data Files — Tags: , — admin @ 5:02 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 October 1, 2017: Documentation, Availability, Notes, Population and live births, and Mortality ICD-10 (this file comes in two parts).

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

September 28, 2017

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Brief – September 28, 2017

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: — admin @ 4:43 pm

What’s Happening to U.S. Mortality Rates?” by Anqi Chen, Alicia H. Munnell, and Geoffrey T. Sanzenbacher (IB No. 17-17, September 2017, .pdf format, 13p.).

crr.bc.edu/briefs/whats-happening-to-u-s-mortality-rates/

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

Filed under: Reports and Articles — Tags: , , , — admin @ 4:28 pm

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

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: — admin @ 5:02 pm

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

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

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

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , — admin @ 5:25 pm

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

Filed under: Working Papers — Tags: , , , , — admin @ 5:14 pm

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

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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

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