[Disability among elderly women in Brazil].

@article{Parahyba2005DisabilityAE,
  title={[Disability among elderly women in Brazil].},
  author={Maria Isabel Parahyba and Renato Peixoto Veras and David Melzer},
  journal={Revista de saude publica},
  year={2005},
  volume={39 3},
  pages={
          383-90
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate disability rates and explore associations, identifying the most significant socioeconomic markers associated with the prevalence of mobility disability among elderly women. METHODS National mobility disability rates were estimated based on information from the 1998 National Household Survey (PNAD), conducted by the Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística. The present study analyzes the elderly women population, totaling 16,186 subjects. Logistic regression models… CONTINUE READING

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