Impact of disability and chronic conditions on health.

  title={Impact of disability and chronic conditions on health.},
  author={Katherine Froehlich-Grobe and Denton Jones and Michael S Businelle and Darla E Kendzor and Bjial A Balasubramanian},
  journal={Disability and health journal},
  volume={9 4},
BACKGROUND Today one in five Americans have a disability and nearly half of Americans experiences a chronic condition. Whether disability results from or is a risk factor for chronic conditions, the combined effects of disability and chronic conditions warrants further investigation. OBJECTIVES Examine the added impact of chronic conditions among those with and without disability on self-reported health status and behaviors. METHODS 2009 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS… CONTINUE READING
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