Health status of the advanced elderly in six European countries: results from a representative survey using EQ-5D and SF-12
König, Hans-Helmut × Heider, Dirk Lehnert, Thomas Riedel-Heller, Steffi G Angermeyer, Matthias C Matschinger, Herbert Vilagut, Gemma Bruffaerts, Ronny Haro, Josep M de Girolamo, Giovanni de Graaf, Ron Kovess, Viviane Alonso, Jordi ESEMeD/MHEDEA 2000 investigators #
Health and Quality of Life Outcomes vol:8
Due to demographic change, the advanced elderly represent the fastest growing population group in Europe. Health problems tend to be frequent and increasing with age within this cohort.