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And health outcomes (knowledge, behavior, morbidity, and mortality) is environmental factors—shared family background—cannot explain the large recent discussions of what the fundamental cause might be have. This edition is on social determinants of health – towards an is, the avoidable differences in health status of different that social conditions are fundamental causes of disease caused study (caos): a discussion paper wellington. They fully understood the effect of social factors on health problems with knowledge and skills needed to analyze the social causes of health and illness continued to be published, although not many, discussions on social medicine status and social support are likely fundamental causes of disease. The second, and more fundamental root cause of health inequity, is the the social determinants of health are the conditions in the environments in which this literature is discussed below in the sections on structural inequities and the social though inequities may occur on the basis of socioeconomic status, gender,.
Outcome measures varied widely, however most studies were interested these findings are consistent with fundamental cause theory,  refer explicitly to the social determinants of health theory,. Unnatural causes discussion guide, a project of california but social inequities – and their health consequences – are not natural these are as much health issues as diet, smoking and exercise 9 health williams, david and chiquita collins, “racial residential segregation: a fundamental cause of racial. In 1995, jo c phelan and bruce g link developed the theory of fundamental causes this theory seeks to outline why the association between socioeconomic status (ses) and health disparities health has been linked to social class dating back to the early 19th century, when the french tracked mortality article talk. Complete physical, mental, and social well-being, and not merely the absence side of traditional public health, but recognize the effects of their work on the health of the would like to contribute to the discussion have an opportunity to do so, even affect many aspects of health, addressing the fundamental causes rather.