Established populations for epidemiologic studies of the elderly: Study design and methodology

@article{Huntley1993EstablishedPF,
  title={Established populations for epidemiologic studies of the elderly: Study design and methodology},
  author={Joan Huntley and Adrian M. Ostfeld and J. O. Taylor and Robert B. Wallace and Dan G. Iii Blazer and Lisa F. Berkman and D. A. Evans and Jan Kohout and Jon H. Lemke and Paul A. Scherr and Samuel P. Korper},
  journal={Aging Clinical and Experimental Research},
  year={1993},
  volume={5},
  pages={27-37}
}
A project initiated by the intramural Epidemiology, Demography and Biometry Program of the National Institute on Aging, entitled “Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the Elderly” (EPESE), has developed information on death, chronic conditions, disabilities, and institutionalization for representative samples of elderly people living in communities. The EPESE consists of prospective epidemiologic studies of approximately 14 000 persons 65 years of age and older in four different… Expand
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