Feeling hindered by health problems and functional capacity at 60 years and above.

@article{Fagerstrm2007FeelingHB,
  title={Feeling hindered by health problems and functional capacity at 60 years and above.},
  author={Cecilia Fagerstr{\"o}m and G. J. van Holst and Ingalill Rahm Hallberg},
  journal={Archives of gerontology and geriatrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={181-201}
}
It is common to use activities of daily living (ADL) rating scales to identify the impact of health problems such as diseases, impaired eyesight or hearing on daily life. However, for various reasons people with health problems might feel hindered in daily life before limitations in ability to perform ADL have occurred. In addition, there is sparse knowledge of what makes people feel hindered by health problems in relation to their ADL capacity. The aim was to investigate feeling hindered by… CONTINUE READING