Respiratory symptoms in elderly Chinese living in Hong Kong.


Respiratory diseases can cause considerable disability in the elderly because of their limited respiratory reserve as a result of ageing. We have investigated the prevalence of respiratory symptoms and diseases in elderly Chinese in Hong Kong and compared these data with those in elderly Caucasian populations. Two thousand and thirty two (999 male and 1,033… (More)


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@article{Lai1995RespiratorySI, title={Respiratory symptoms in elderly Chinese living in Hong Kong.}, author={C. K. C. Lai and S. C. Ho and J. Lau and Y K Yuen and S. S. Ho and C. H. Chan and J. Woo}, journal={The European respiratory journal}, year={1995}, volume={8 12}, pages={2055-61} }