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Assessing Population Aging and Disability in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons from Malawi?

  • Andreas E. Stuck mail,

    Affiliation: Geriatrics Department, University of Bern, Inselspital University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland

  • Lyson Tenthani,

    Affiliations: Department of HIV and AIDS, Ministry of Health, Lilongwe, Malawi, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Switzerland

  • Matthias Egger

    Affiliations: Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Switzerland, School of Public Health & Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

  • Published: May 07, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001441

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