Chronic pain in Canadian seniors - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 82-003-X200800110514


This study describes the prevalence of chronic pain among seniors living in private households and in long-term health care institutions. Associations between an increase in chronic pain and unhappiness and negative self-perceived health are examined. Data are from the 1994/1995 through 2002/2003 National Population Health Survey and the 2005 Canadian Community Health Survey.

Issue Number: 2008001
Author(s): Ramage-Morin, Pamela

Main Product: Health Reports

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