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Geriatric conditions are prevalent and disabling, but neglected

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: (Published 16 August 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:323

In the United States, a nationally representative survey of 11 093 adults aged 65 years or older assessed the prevalence of self reported geriatric conditions and their association with impairment in some activities of daily living (bathing, dressing, eating, toileting, and transferring). Almost half of the respondents …

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