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Data Linkage

Study Title


Study Lead

Health & Social Care
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Lay Summary

Public Health Projects -
Housing and Health Data Linkage
Mr Gavin Rudge
University of Birmingham
Worcestershire County
Council, Sandwell
Metropolitan Borough Council

Looking at the whether housing improvement in Sandwell has an association with health improvement. Analysing whether people are disadvantaged in rural Worcestshire if they don't own a car with regards to how accessible GP surgeries and pharmacies are. Looking at the association of alcohol retail outlet availability and alcohol specific admissions of young people to hospital in Worcestershire.