UK health inequalities: the class system is alive and well

John Furler, Elizabeth Harris, Don Nutbeam and Mark Harris
Med J Aust 2004; 181 (10): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2004.tb06469.x
Published online: 15 November 2004

To the Editor: The Postcard from Heller, Weller and Jamrozik1 may reflect a nostalgic and unrealistic view of how good things are back home. They suggest that, in New South Wales, the health chances of both advantaged and disadvantaged populations are improving, and, in relative terms, social inequalities in health may also be showing “some improvement”.

  • John Furler
  • Elizabeth Harris
  • Don Nutbeam
  • Mark Harris



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