Socioeconomic disadvantage affects course and recurrence of psychiatric disability

Stansfeld, Stephen
November 2011
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Nov2011, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p789
Academic Journal
The author comments on a study which examined the association between a socioeconomic disadvantage and the risk of the onset of disability for a range of psychiatric disorders. According to the author, the researchers concluded that many of psychiatric disorders demonstrate social gradients in prevalence and onset. He discusses the future implications of the study.


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