Factors associated with active aging in Finland, Poland, and Spain.

  title={Factors associated with active aging in Finland, Poland, and Spain.},
  author={Jaime Perales and Steven A Martin and Jos{\'e} Lu{\'i}s Ayuso-Mateos and Somnath Chatterji and Noe Garin and Seppo Koskinen and Matilde Leonardi and Marta Miret and Victoria Moneta and Beatriz Olaya and Beata Tobiasz-Adamczyk and Josep Maria Haro},
  journal={International psychogeriatrics},
  volume={26 8},
BACKGROUND Continuous population aging has raised international policy interest in promoting active aging (AA). AA theoretical models have been defined from a biomedical or a psychosocial perspective. These models may be expanded including components suggested by lay individuals. This paper aims to study the correlates of AA in three European countries, namely, Spain, Poland, and Finland using four different definitions of AA. METHODS The EU COURAGE in Europe project was a cross-sectional… CONTINUE READING
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