Ethnic Differentials in Mortality. Based on the Study of Ethnic Differentials in Adult Mortality in Central Asia. Michel Guillot (PI), University of Wisconsin-Madison Natalia Gavrilova, University of Chicago Tetyana Pudrovska, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Background on Kyrgyzstan.
Michel Guillot (PI), University of Wisconsin-Madison
Natalia Gavrilova, University of Chicago
Tetyana Pudrovska, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Proportion of individuals with post-secondary education, by age and ethnicity, in 1989 census. Males.
Contribution of causes of death to the difference in life expectancy at working ages (40e20) between Slavs and Central Asians Males (total difference = 2.90 years)
Contribution of causes of death to the difference in life expectancy at working ages (40e20) between Slavs and Central Asians Females (total difference = .28 years)
Alcohol-related Causes of Death(Chronic alcoholism, Alcohol psychoses, Alcohol cirrhosis of the liver, Accidental poisoning by alcohol) Age-standardized Death Rates at working ages (per 100,000)
16 раундов обследования
The sample is usually based on a stratified two-stage cluster design:
Natalia Gavrilova, Ph.D.
Stacy Tessler Lindau, MD, MAPP
CCBAR Supported by the National Institutes of Health (P30 AG012857)
NSHAP Supported by the National Institutes of Health (5R01AG021487) including: National Institute on AgingOffice of Research on Women's Health
Office of AIDS ResearchOffice of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
He, W., Sengupta, M., Velkoff, V. A., DeBarros, K. A. (2005). 65+ In the United States: 2005. Current Population Reports: Special Studies, U. S. Census Bureau.
Lindau ST and McDade TW. 2006. Minimally-Invasive and Innovative Methods for Biomeasure Collection in Population-Based Research. National Academies and Committee on Population Workshop. Under Review.
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“Laboratory Without Walls”
McDade Lab Northwestern
(Blood Spot Analysis)
Jordan Clinical Lab
Magee Women’s Hospital
(Bacterial, HPV Analysis)
Classification of Smoking Status by Cotinine Level in Females
Cut-points based on distribution among smokers
M = mean cotinine among female who report current smoking
Bar on left corresponds to cotinine below level of detection
Thanks, Thom and McDade Lab Staff!
When does a
Specimens collected and sent to lab
Initial storage (pre-assay)
Interim storage (post-assay)
Continued storage (post-assay)
Healthy LE Disability free LE Disease free LE
(self rated health) DFLE DemFLE
HLE Cog imp-free LE
Active LE (ADL)
Many measures of health = many health expectancies!
Andreyev et al., Bull.WHO, 2003
Andreyev et al., Bull.WHO, 2003
“How do you rate your present state of health in general?”
“Do you suffer from any long-standing illness, long-standing after-effect of injury, any handicap, or other long-standing condition?”
“Within the past 2 weeks, has illness, injury or ailment made it difficult or impossible for you to carry out your usual activities?”
“Have these difficulties/restrictions been of a more chronic nature? By chronic is meant that the difficulties/restrictions have lasted or are expected to last 6 months or more”