volume 15, issue S1, P17-64 2009
DOI: 10.1017/s135732170000550x
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D. Kuh, R. Hardy, M. Hotopf, D. A. Lawlor, B. Maughan, R. Westendorp, R. Cooper, S. Black, G. D. Mishra

Abstract: ABSTRACTThis review was undertaken for the Faculty and Institute of Actuaries as part of their programme to encourage research collaborations between health researchers and actuaries in order to understand better the factors influencing mortality and longevity. The authors presented their findings in a number of linked sessions at the Edinburgh conference (Joining Forces on Mortality and Longevity) in October 2009 and contributed to this overview. The purpose is to review evidence for the impact on adult morta…

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