Multimorbidity Redefined: Prospective Health Outcomes and the Cumulative Effect of Co-Occurring Conditions

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INTRODUCTION Multimorbidity is common among middle-aged and older adults; however the prospective effects of multimorbidity on health outcomes (health status, major health decline, and mortality) have not been fully explored. This study addresses this gap in the literature. METHODS We used self-reported data from the 2008 and 2010 Health and Retirement… (More)
DOI: 10.5888/pcd12.140478

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