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date: 05 December 2020

Comorbiditylocked

  • Diana M. DiNittoDiana M. DiNittoUniversity of Texas at Austin

Summary

This entry defines comorbidity and similar terms used in various fields of practice. It addresses the prevalence of comorbidity, suggests explanations for comorbidity, and discusses integrated treatment for comorbid conditions and the importance of the concept of comorbidity in social work practice.

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