Public health and disability: emerging opportunities.

@article{Lollar2002PublicHA,
  title={Public health and disability: emerging opportunities.},
  author={Donald J. Lollar},
  journal={Public health reports},
  year={2002},
  volume={117 2},
  pages={131-6}
}
The public health community has traditionally paid little attention to the health needs of people with disabilities. Recent activities, however, on the part of federal and international organizations mark a shift toward engaging the health concerns of this large and growing population. First, the World Health Organization published the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF), a companion to the International Classification of Diseases. The ICF describes both a… CONTINUE READING

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