[Functionality and disability in old age: to stay still or not to stay still].

Abstract

The goals of this study were to identify how community-dwelling elderly deal with the prospect of disability/functionality and to understand how the sociocultural context modulates this process. The study adopted a qualitative approach in which the signs, meanings, and actions model was used in the data collection and analysis. The study interviewed 57… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/0102-311X00046014

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Pereira2015FunctionalityAD, title={[Functionality and disability in old age: to stay still or not to stay still].}, author={Josianne Katherine Pereira and Karla Cristina Giacomin and Jos{\'e}lia de Oliveira Ara{\'u}jo Firmo}, journal={Cadernos de saude publica}, year={2015}, volume={31 7}, pages={1451-9} }