Comparison of disability rates among older adults in aggregated and separate Asian American/Pacific Islander subpopulations.

@article{FullerThomson2011ComparisonOD,
  title={Comparison of disability rates among older adults in aggregated and separate Asian American/Pacific Islander subpopulations.},
  author={Esme Fuller-Thomson and Sarah Brennenstuhl and Marion Hurd},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2011},
  volume={101 1},
  pages={94-100}
}
OBJECTIVES We assessed the prevalence and adjusted odds of 4 types of disability among 7 groups of older Asian American/Pacific Islander (AAPI) subpopulations, both separately and aggregated, compared with non-Hispanic Whites. METHODS Data were from the nationally representative 2006 American Community Survey, which included institutionalized and community-dwelling Hawaiian/Pacific Islander (n = 524), Vietnamese (n = 2357), Korean (n = 2082), Japanese (n = 3230), Filipino (n = 5109), Asian… CONTINUE READING