Winter mortality in elderly people in Britain: Outdoor exposure and effect of windchill should be taken into considerationBMJ 2004; 329 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7472.976-a (Published 21 October 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:976
- Alan A Woodall ([email protected]), specialist registrar in public health medicine1
- 1 Telford and Wrekin Primary Care Trust, Telford TF1 5RY
EDITOR—The study by Wilkinson et al, reporting a lack of effect socioeconomic gradient on excess winter mortality, contributes much to the debate seeking the best means to address this major public health issue.1 Currently, …
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