Research Progress Report
University of Montana Rural Institute
Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Public Health
Secondary conditions are disability-related problems that further limit a person’s ability to engage in daily activities. People who live independently in the community and who have mobility impairments consistently report being limited by 14 secondary conditions annually.
health and wellness, secondary conditions, impairment, independent living, rural, disability
© RTC: Rural, 2004.
National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
This research is supported by grant #H133B030501 from the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, U.S. Department of Education.
Ravesloot, Craig Ph.D. and Rural Institute, University of Montana, "Pain as a Secondary Condition Experienced byRural Medicaid Beneficiaries with Disabilities" (2004). Health and Wellness. 35.