Age and social gradients in the intensity of aging males' symptoms in Poland.

@article{Jankowska2008AgeAS,
  title={Age and social gradients in the intensity of aging males' symptoms in Poland.},
  author={Ewa Anita Jankowska and Alicja Szklarska and Monika Lopuszańska and Marek Mędraś},
  journal={The aging male : the official journal of the International Society for the Study of the Aging Male},
  year={2008},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={83-8}
}
BACKGROUND We performed the study in order to describe the age-related changes and social gradients in the intensity of aging males' symptoms in healthy men in Poland. METHODS We examined 405 men aged 32-79, healthy inhabitants of Poland. Severity of aging males' symptoms was assessed using the Polish version of AMS scale. The social position was expressed using their educational level, commonly accepted as a reliable and specific index of social status in Poland. RESULTS Male aging in… CONTINUE READING