Demographic Profile of Older Adults Using Wheeled Mobility Devices

  title={Demographic Profile of Older Adults Using Wheeled Mobility Devices},
  author={Amol M Karmarkar and Brad Edward Dicianno and Rosemarie Cooper and Diane M. Collins and Judith T. Matthews and Alicia M. Koontz and Emily Teodorski and Rory A. Cooper},
  booktitle={Journal of aging research},
The purpose of this study was to determine whether the use of wheeled mobility devices differed with respect to age, gender, residential setting, and health-related factors among older adults. A total of 723 adults ageing 60 and older are representing three cohorts, from nursing homes, the Center for Assistive Technology, and the wheelchair registry from… CONTINUE READING