Insights into the scale of co-morbidities in people with learning disabilities
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Insights into the scale of co-morbidities in people with learning disabilities

Dave Atkinson Independent consultant nurse

Research by the Scottish Learning Disabilities Observatory, which involved reviewing detailed clinical assessments of more than 1,000 adults who were known to health or social care services, found that 99% of people with learning disabilities were living with two or more long-term conditions.

Learning Disability Practice. 21, 2,10-10. doi: 10.7748/ldp.21.2.10.s8

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