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  1. Fulltext. The effects of specific medical conditions on the functional limitations of elders in the Framingham study.

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    The purpose of this study was to identify associations between specific medical conditions in the elderly and limitations in functional tasks; to compare risks of disability across medical conditions, controlling for age, sex, and comorbidity; and to determine the proportion of disability attributable to each condition.


    The subjects were 709 noninstitutionalized men and 1060 women of the Framingham Study cohort (mean age 73.7+-6.3 years).

    Mots-clés Pascal : Capacité fonctionnelle, Vie quotidienne, Activité, Morbidité, Maladie, Epidémiologie, Vieillard, Etats Unis, Homme, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Functional capacity, Daily living, Activity, Morbidity, Disease, Epidemiology, Elderly, United States, Human, North America, America

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0287976

    Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 199406.