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Socioeconomic status, non-communicable disease risk factors, and walking speed in older adults: multi-cohort population based study

Silvia Stringhini, Cristian Carmeli, Markus Jokela, Mauricio Avendano, Cathal McCrory, Angelo d'Errico, Murielle Bochud, Henrique Barros, Giuseppe Costa, Marc Chadeau-Hyam, Cyrille Delpierre, Martina Gandini, Silvia Fraga, Marcel Goldberg, Graham G Giles, Camille Lassale, Rose Anne Kenny, Michelle Kelly-Irving, Fred Paccaud, Richard Layte Show all

BMJ | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2018


Awarded by European Commission

Awarded by Ambizione grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation

Awarded by Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology

Awarded by UK Medical Research Council

Awarded by Academy of Finland

Funding Acknowledgements

This study was supported by the European Commission (Horizon 2020 grant No 633666) and the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI. SS was supported by an Ambizione grant (PZ00P3_167732) from the Swiss National Science Foundation. Silvia Fraga is supported by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (SFRH/BPD/97015/2013). Various sources have supported recruitment, follow-up, and measurements in the 48 cohort studies contributing to this collaborative analysis. MK is supported by the UK Medical Research Council (K013351), NordForsk, the Nordic Programme on Health and Welfare, the Academy of Finland (311492), and the Finnish Work Environment Fund. The funders had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; and preparation, review, or approval of this manuscript.