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Marmot

studied civil servants and found low control in the workplace led to stress and illness. (coronary tests e.g. blood pressure) those with low control are those lower down the hierarchy.

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Bottero

strong socio-economic links to almost all patterns of disease and ill health. Poorer areas and jobs also have more hazards.