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  1. Fulltext. Prescription and nonprescription drug use among black and white community-residing elderly.

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    Objectives

    To examine and compare concomitants of prescription and nonprescription drug use of Black and White community-dwelling elderly.

    Methods

    Information on prescription and nonprescription drug use, demographic and health characteristics, and use of health services was obtained from a probability-based sample of Black (n=2152) and White (n=1821) community-resident elderly in the Piedmont area of North Carolina.

    Descriptive statistics were calculated.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Consommation, Médicament, Prescription médicale, Automédication, Vieillard, Homme, Epidémiologie, Race, Négroïde, Caucasoïde, Caroline du Nord, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Consumption, Drug, Medical prescription, Self prescription, Elderly, Human, Epidemiology, Race, Negroid, Caucasoid, North Carolina, United States, North America, America

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

    Cote : 94-0680268

    Code Inist : 002B02A07. Création : 09/06/1995.