Adults with Down's syndrome: the prevalence of complications and health care in the community.

@article{Henderson2007AdultsWD,
  title={Adults with Down's syndrome: the prevalence of complications and health care in the community.},
  author={Alex A Henderson and Sally Ann Lynch and Steve Wilkinson and Morag G. Hunter},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={2007},
  volume={57 534},
  pages={50-5}
}
BACKGROUND Individuals with Down's syndrome are predisposed to a variety of medical conditions which can impose an additional, but preventable, burden of secondary disability. Although there are guidelines for health checks and medical management of children with Down's syndrome, the needs of adults are relatively neglected. AIM To determine the… CONTINUE READING