Aging: physical difficulties and safety in cooking tasks.

  title={Aging: physical difficulties and safety in cooking tasks.},
  author={Nurul Ikhmar Ibrahim and Shan Davies},
  volume={41 Suppl 1},
It is known that many older people have difficulties in performing daily living activities such as cooking. These are due to the demands of the tasks and the changes in functional capabilities of the older people. This study examines cooking tasks performed by the aged that includes preparing and cooking meals, and storing kitchen tools in the kitchen. The objectives are to investigate the cooking difficulties encounter by older people and the safety concerning cooking tasks. This study focuses… 

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