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  • Characteristics
  • Parental or early life socioeconomic position, childhood IQ, measures of early growth (such as infant head circumference and childhood height), educational attainment, occupational characteristics, and various measures of social integration have all been linked to cognitive function and neurocognitive disorders in adulthood and old age (Glymour & Manley, 2008). (hhs.gov)
  • All of these socioeconomic characteristics are more common among people with cognitive impairment, as shown in Figure 4 (Alzheimer's Association, 2011). (hhs.gov)
  • clinical
  • The Bloomberg School scientists, in a commentary that appears in the July issue of Cancer Causes & Control, point to evidence that social factors help determine people's vulnerability to cancer, and argue that these factors should be considered routinely in studies and risk assessments that bear on clinical care. (brightsurf.com)
  • Clinical trials and population studies should be powerful tools for uncovering links between social factors and cancer vulnerability, which in turn should lead to better risk reduction and/or treatment strategies. (brightsurf.com)
  • Relationship
  • Our specific objectives were to (1) map vegetation cover using sub‐meter spatial resolution (0.3‐m) imagery, (2) quantify the amount of residential and non‐residential vegetation, and (3) investigate the relationship between patterns of urban vegetation vs. socioeconomic and environmental factors. (usda.gov)
  • By selecting children of equivalent phonological skill, yet diverse socioeconomic backgrounds, we use functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to demonstrate that a child's experience, as operationalized by SES, can systematically modulate the relationship between phonological language skills and reading-related brain activity in left fusiform and perisylvian regions. (ed.gov)
  • patterns
  • Factors influencing walkability include the presence or absence and quality of footpaths, sidewalks or other pedestrian rights-of-way, traffic and road conditions, land use patterns, building accessibility, and safety, among others. (wikipedia.org)
  • education
  • This is the case even after controlling for other factors such as class sizes, levels of teacher education and teacher salaries, he said, adding that these and othervariables often thought to impact test scores-including a school's attendance rate, the number of days taught in the academic year and the percentage of teachers with doctorates-appear to have little predictive ability. (augustafreepress.com)
  • One of the main factors in helping women cope is with education, information and support. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • They see the potential--and many missed opportunities to date--for research to uncover or at least address social-related risk factors for this set of diseases. (brightsurf.com)
  • political
  • In particular, experiments in which subject altruism was measured using a dictator game showed that concern for the well-being of others is a major factor in predicting turnout and political participation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The changing socioeconomic factors also impacted the political situation in the city. (wikipedia.org)
  • diseases
  • The exclusion criteria were other systemic diseases, psychiatric or neurological disorders, or other factors that precluded oral examinations. (scielo.br)
  • different
  • To evaluate these different factors together, the authors utilized data from the California Cancer Registry from 2004-2014. (fredhutch.org)
  • care
  • In order to ensure fair treatment and patient outcomes, these factors must be considered in the provision of care for NSCLC. (ascopost.com)
  • least
  • Generously apply sunscreen using a Sun Protection Factor (SPF) of at least 15 that provides broad-spectrum protection from both ultraviolet A (UVA) and ultraviolet B (UVB) rays. (bio-medicine.org)