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Prevalence and causes of musculoskeletal impairment in Fundong District, North-West Cameroon: results of a population-based survey.

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Objectives

Epidemiological data on musculoskeletal conditions such as degenerative joint diseases and bone fractures are lacking in low- and middle-income countries. This survey aimed to estimate the prevalence and causes of musculoskeletal impairment in Fundong Health District, North-West Cameroon.

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Fifty-one clusters of 80 people (all ages) were selected using probability proportionate to size sampling. Households within clusters were selected by compact ...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1111/tmi.12971

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Mactaggart, I More by this author
Sieyen, NC More by this author
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Tropical Medicine & International Health Journal website
Volume:
22
Issue:
11
Pages:
1385-1393
Publication date:
2017-09-07
Acceptance date:
2017-08-31
DOI:
EISSN:
1365-3156
ISSN:
1360-2276
Pubs id:
pubs:729971
URN:
uri:f4004466-faee-4618-863d-0607559fb2fb
UUID:
uuid:f4004466-faee-4618-863d-0607559fb2fb
Local pid:
pubs:729971

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