Symptom prevalence in the community

J R Coll Gen Pract. 1978 Aug;28(193):492-9.


The prevalence of physical symptoms among a sample of patients registered at a health centre is described as recorded from home interviews. The number of physical symptoms per person is then correlated with personal characteristics and environmental factors, using computer programmes.

MeSH terms

  • Family Practice*
  • Morbidity*
  • Referral and Consultation
  • Scotland