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Self-reported activity limitations among the population aged 20-79 in Estonia: a cross-sectional study.

TitleSelf-reported activity limitations among the population aged 20-79 in Estonia: a cross-sectional study.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsAltmets, Katre, Allan Puur, Anneli Uusk├╝la, Astrid Saava, Luule Sakkeus, and Kalev Katus
JournalEuropean journal of public health
Volume21
Issue1
Pagination49-55
Date Published2011 Feb
ISSN1464-360X
KeywordsActivities of Daily Living, Adult, Age Factors, Aged, Chronic Disease, Cross-Sectional Studies, Estonia, Female, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Mobility Limitation, Prevalence, Self Report, Sex Factors, Socioeconomic Factors
AbstractAlong with population ageing, limitations in activities of daily living constitute a rising health-related burden in demographically advanced countries. The present study aims to assess the prevalence of self-reported activity limitations derived from chronic conditions and social variation of limitations in the subgroups of the population aged 20-79 years in Estonia.
Alternate JournalEur J Public Health

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