Morbidity in older people with self-reported asthma.

  title={Morbidity in older people with self-reported asthma.},
  author={Shu Fen Ho and Diane Jones},
  journal={Age and ageing},
  volume={28 5},
OBJECTIVE To investigate the differences in physical and psychological morbidity in older people with and without self-reported asthma and whether these are associated with use of more medication and hospital services. DESIGN Cross-sectional study of changes in health services for older people. SETTING South Wales in 1990 and 1992. SUBJECTS A population-based random sample of 2818 people aged 65 years and over. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Prevalence of self-reported asthma; assessment of… CONTINUE READING

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