Paralympians - Unknown Heroes Next Door

Vlak, Tonko; Padjen, Ivan; Pivalica, Dinko
December 2009
Croatian Medical Journal;Dec2009, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p527
Academic Journal
The article discusses the causes of disability. It states that disability is a term that covers not only impaired physical structure or function, but also activity and participation limitation in performing daily tasks. It cites a study which found that one in 10 individuals suffers from some kind of invalidity or disability, making it an important global public health problem.


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