Are Electrocardiography Findings Associated with Disability in the Aged? Results from the KORA-Age study

Nadine Röhrig, Ralf Strobl, Martin Müller, Siegfried Perz, Eimo Martens, Stefan Kääb, Birgit Linkohr, Annette Peters & Eva Grill
Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is among the leading chronic conditions that are associated with functional limitations and disability in the aged. There is increasing evidence that even subclinical diseases such as operationalized by electrocardiogram may substantially compromise functioning.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]