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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2010, Article ID 124246, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2010/124246
Research Article

Assessing the Health Needs of Chinese Older Adults: Findings from a Community-Based Participatory Research Study in Chicago's Chinatown

1Department of Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, 1645 West Jackson Boulevard, Suite 675, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
2Chinese American Service League, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
3Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

Received 18 August 2010; Revised 24 October 2010; Accepted 1 December 2010

Academic Editor: Kee Lee Chou

Copyright © 2010 XinQi Dong et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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