Disability and quality of life among community elderly with dizziness: report from the Ibadan study of ageing.

@article{Lasisi2010DisabilityAQ,
  title={Disability and quality of life among community elderly with dizziness: report from the Ibadan study of ageing.},
  author={Akeem Olawale Lasisi and Oye Gureje},
  journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology},
  year={2010},
  volume={124 9},
  pages={957-62}
}
BACKGROUND Dizziness is prevalent among the elderly. However, little is known about its impact on quality of life and disability, especially in developing countries, where the number of elderly people is increasing. AIM This study aimed to determine the prevalence of disability, and the quality of life, among elderly persons with dizziness living in the community. SETTING AND DESIGN Longitudinal cohort study of dizziness among elderly persons (i.e. aged 65 years and over) residing in Yoruba… CONTINUE READING
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