Chapter 3. Physical Health and Clinical Phenotypes

  1. Vee P. Prasher1 and
  2. Matthew P. Janicki2
  1. Gregory O'Brien,
  2. Louise Barnard,
  3. Joanne Pearson and
  4. Lisa Rippon

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776216.ch3

Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

How to Cite

O'Brien, G., Barnard, L., Pearson, J. and Rippon, L. (2002) Physical Health and Clinical Phenotypes, in Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities (eds V. P. Prasher and M. P. Janicki), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776216.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Monyhull Hospital, Kings Norton, Birmingham

  2. 2

    University of Illinois at Chicago

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 SEP 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405102193

Online ISBN: 9780470776216

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Keywords:

  • clinical phenotypes;
  • physiotherapy;
  • life expectancy;
  • morbidity;
  • mortality

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Life Expectancy

  • Morbidity and Mortality

  • Chronic Physical Deteriorating Conditions

  • Major Specific Disorders

  • Mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS)

  • Sex Chromosome Aneuploidies

  • Other Aneuploidies

  • Conclusion

  • References