New article by Vladimir Canudas Romo explores the inequalities in life expectancy

New article by Vladimir Canudas Romo explores the inequalities in life expectancy
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Tuesday 21 September 2021

In their new article “Inequalities in life expectancy in Australia according to education level: a whole-of-population record linkage study” J Welsh, K Bishop , H Booth , D Butler , M Gourley , HD Law , E Banks , V Canudas-Romo and RJ Korda discover education-related inequalities in life expectancy from age 25 years in Australia are substantial, particularly for men. They determine the haps they found indicate a large potential for further gains in life expectancy at the national level and that there are continuing opportunities to improve health equity.

Read the full article in the International Journal for Equity in Heath here.

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