Health Inequalities

A central theme of our research, which influences all of our substantive and methodological work, is social and geographical inequalities in health. We focus on both illustrating the extent of health inequalities, and how to reduce them through social, environmental, and health systems intervention.

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Bennett JE, Pearson-Stuttard J, Kontis V, Capewell S, Wolfe I, Ezzati M.

Contributions of diseases and injuries to widening life expectancy inequalities in England from 2001 to 2016: a population-based analysis of vital registration data

Lancet Public Health, 2018, 3(12): e586-e597.

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Steel N, Ford JA, Newton JN, Davis ACJ, Vos T, Naghavi M, Glenn S, Hughes A, Dalton AM, Stockton D, Humphreys C, Dallat M, Schmidt J, Flowers J, Fox S, Abubakar I, Aldridge RW, Baker A, Brayne C, Brugha T, Capewell S, Car J, Cooper C, Ezzati M, Fitzpatrick J, Greaves F, Hay R, Hay S, Kee F, Larson HJ, Lyons RA, Majeed A, McKee M, Rawaf S, Rutter H, Saxena S, Sheikh A, Smeeth L, Viner RM, Vollset SE, Williams HC, Wolfe C, Woolf A, Murray CJL.

Changes in health in the countries of the UK and 150 English Local Authority areas 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

The Lancet, 2018, 392(10158): 1647-1661.

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Ezzati M, Pearson-Stuttard J, Bennett J, Mathers C.

Acting on non-communicable diseases in low- and middle-income tropical countries

Nature, 2018, 559: 507-516.

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Arku RE, Bennett JE, Castro MC, Agyeman-Duah K, Mintah SE, Ware JH, Nyarko P, Spengler JD, Agyei-Mensah S, Ezzati M.

Geographical inequalities and social and environmental risk factors for under-five mortality in Ghana in 2000 and 2010: Bayesian spatial analysis of census data.

PLoS Medicine, 2016, 13(6): e1002038.

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Lu Y, Ezzati M, Rimm EB, Hajifathalian K, Ueda P, Danaei G.

Sick populations and sick subpopulations: reducing disparities in cardiovascular disease between blacks and whites in the United States.

Circulation, 2016, 134(6): 472-485.

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Health Inequality