Childhood IQ of parents related to characteristics of their offspring: linking the Scottish Mental Survey 1932 to the Midspan Family Study

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Hart, C L; Deary, I J; Smith, G D; Upton, M N; Whalley, L J; Starr, John; Hole, D J; Wilson, Valerie; Watt, G C M;
(2005)
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1017/S0021932004006923
  • Subject: CARDIORESPIRATORY DISEASE | COGNITIVE FUNCTION | SYSTOLIC HYPERTENSION | ANTIHYPERTENSIVE TREATMENT | ADULT MORTALITY | SOCIAL-CLASS | parental IQ | ADOPTION-PROJECT | RA | BIRTH COHORT | Lothian Birth Cohort Studies | BLOOD-PRESSURE | childhood IQ | SOCIOECONOMIC CONDITIONS

<p>The objective of the study was to investigate the relationship between childhood IQ of parents and characteristics of their adult offspring. It was a prospective family cohort study linked to a mental ability survey of the parents and set in Renfrew and Paisley in Sc... View more
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