Down syndrome (DS) is characterised by premature ageing that affects selected organ systems, and persons with this condition can present patterns of co‐morbidities and deficits often observed in the older population without DS. However, information on the characteristics of adult persons with DS is limited.
The objective of the study is to describe characteristics of adults with DS collected with a standardised, comprehensive assessment instrument.. To read the full article, log in using your NHS Athens details. To access full-text: click “Log in/Register” (top right hand side). Click ‘Institutional Login’ then select 'OpenAthens Federation', then ‘NHS England’. Enter your Athens details to view the article.