Medical and social characteristics of primary disability due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma in people of working age


  • V. I. Shevchuk
  • V. Yu. Zabur'yanova
  • M. V. Vernygorodska
  • S. V. Vernygorodskyi
Keywords: disablement, rehabilitation, chronic obstructive diseases of the lungs

Abstract

Studied the level structure and dynamics of primary disability due to COPD and asthma among persons of working age, and especially the formation of the bulk of invalids with this pathology in 3 regions of Ukraine for 2007 , 2009 and 2011 expert analysis of medical records 2078 people showed significant variations in the levels of primary disability in different areas. The severity of disability in COPD and asthma is approximately the same, contrary to scientific literature. Established a large proportion of disabled young people, particularly in asthma and low indices of rehabilitation.

Published
2017-03-31
How to Cite
Shevchuk, V. I., Zabur’yanova, V. Y., Vernygorodska, M. V., & Vernygorodskyi, S. V. (2017). Medical and social characteristics of primary disability due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma in people of working age. Biomedical and Biosocial Anthropology, (24), 238-242. Retrieved from https://bba-journal.com/index.php/journal/article/view/60