Cassio M Turra
Affiliation: Belo Horizonte
- The Effect of Changes in Educational Composition on Adult Female Mortality in BrazilCassio M Turra
Department of Demography, CEDEPLAR, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Res Aging 38:283-98. 2016..The effects are not trivial: Between 1960 and 2010, about 38% of the increase in life expectancy at age 30 can be attributed to changes in the educational composition of women. An additional 22% increase is expected until 2040. ..
- Survival of patients with operable breast cancer (Stages I-III) at a Brazilian public hospital--a closer look into cause-specific mortalityDébora Balabram
Breast Pathology Laboratory, School of Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
BMC Cancer 13:434. 2013..The goal of our study is to evaluate the survival of patients with operable breast cancer stages I-III at a Brazilian public hospital that treats mostly patients from the SUS...
- Socioeconomic differences in mortality among U.S. adults: insights into the Hispanic paradoxCassio M Turra
Department of Demography and Cedeplar, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S184-92. 2007..e., the Hispanic paradox)...
- Mortality among elderly Hispanics in the United States: past evidence and new resultsIrma T Elo
Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6298, USA
Demography 41:109-28. 2004..We also present a new methodology for inferring Hispanic origin from a combination of surname, given name, and county of residence...
- Socioeconomic gradients in health for white and Mexican-origin populationsNoreen Goldman
Office of Population Research, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Am J Public Health 96:2186-93. 2006..We assessed whether the few findings to date suggesting weak relationships between education and health-related variables among Hispanics are indicative of a more widespread pattern...
- Physiological dysregulation and changes in health in an older populationNoreen Goldman
Office of Population Research, Princeton University, 243 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544 2091, United States
Exp Gerontol 41:862-70. 2006..Our analysis suggests that such dysregulation provides early warning signs of a broad range of comorbidities...
- Predicting mortality from clinical and nonclinical biomarkersNoreen Goldman
DSC, Office of Population Research, Princeton University, 243 Wallace Hall, Princeton, New Jersey 08544 2091, USA
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:1070-4. 2006....