Age- and gender-related prevalence of multimorbidity in primary care: the swiss fire project

@inproceedings{Rizza2012AgeAG,
  title={Age- and gender-related prevalence of multimorbidity in primary care: the swiss fire project},
  author={Alessandro Rizza and Vladimir Kaplan and Oliver Senn and Thomas Rosemann and Heinz Bhend and Ryan Tandjung},
  booktitle={BMC family practice},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND General practitioners often care for patients with several concurrent chronic medical conditions (multimorbidity). Recent data suggest that multimorbidity might be observed more often than isolated diseases in primary care. We explored the age- and gender-related prevalence of multimorbidity and compared these estimates to the prevalence… CONTINUE READING

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