volume 52, issue Suppl 2, P10s 2019
DOI: 10.11606/s1518-8787.2018052000637
View full text

Abstract: ABSTRACTOBJECTIVE To evaluate the occurrence and factors associated with multimorbidity among Brazilians aged 50 years and over.METHODS This is a cross-sectional study in a nation-based cohort of the non-institutionalized population in Brazil. Data were collected between 2015 and 2016. Multimorbidity was assessed from a list of 19 morbidities, which were categorized into ≥ 2 and ≥ 3 diseases. The analysis included the calculation of frequencies and the most frequent 10 pairs and triplets of combinations of dis…

Expand abstract