Medical and social aspects of the life course for adults with a skeletal dysplasia: a review of current knowledge

Sue Thompson, Tom Shakespeare, Michael J Wright

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The paper examines the general literature and available research evidence on medical, health and social aspects of life for adults with skeletal dysplasia conditions causing profound short stature.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-12
Number of pages12
JournalDisability and Rehabilitation
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2008


  • Dwarfism
  • Achondroplasia
  • Humans
  • Interpersonal Relations
  • Adult
  • Quality of Life
  • Marriage
  • Employment
  • Adolescent

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