Activity limitation and chronic conditions in Canada's elderly, 1986-2011.

  title={Activity limitation and chronic conditions in Canada's elderly, 1986-2011.},
  author={Eric G Moore and Mark Warren Rosenberg and Susan Helen Fitzgibbon},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation},
  volume={21 5-6},
Together with all other developed countries, Canada's population is experiencing a significant increase in the proportion that is elderly. This paper examines basic linkages between individual ageing, the prevalence of various chronic health conditions, functional limitation and the receipt of help in activities of daily living (ADL) and instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) for the Canadian population using recent data from the National Population Health Survey (NPHS) as well as the… CONTINUE READING

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