Factors Associated with Performance-based Physical Function of Older Veterans of the PLAAF: A Pilot Study

@inproceedings{Chen2014FactorsAW,
  title={Factors Associated with Performance-based Physical Function of Older Veterans
of the PLAAF: A Pilot Study},
  author={Dawei Chen and Yan-bin Jin and Wei Liu and Wen-jin Du and Hua-jun Li and Jin-Wen Chen and Wei Xu},
  booktitle={Journal of physical therapy science},
  year={2014}
}
[Purpose] This study investigated the factors associated with performance-based physical function of older veterans of the People's Liberation Army Air Force of China (PLAAF). [Subjects and Methods] A cross-sectional survey of 146 older veterans of the PLAAF was carried out. Their physical function was measured using the Chinese Mini-Physical Performance Testing (CM-PPT). The demographics and health status (including physical measures, blood chemical tests, chronic diseases, and number of… CONTINUE READING