Functional disability and ability 75-year-olds: a comparison of two Swedish cohorts born 30 years apart.

@article{Falk2014FunctionalDA,
  title={Functional disability and ability 75-year-olds: a comparison of two Swedish cohorts born 30 years apart.},
  author={Hanna Falk and Lena Johansson and Svante Ostling and Katja Th\ogersen Agerholm and Morten Staun and Liv H\ost D\orfinger and Ingmar Skoog},
  journal={Age and ageing},
  year={2014},
  volume={43 5},
  pages={636-41}
}
OBJECTIVE to compare the level of functional disability and involvement in leisure activities between two birth cohorts of Swedish 75-year-olds examined in 1976-77 and 2005-06. DESIGN cohort comparison. SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS representative data from the general population in Gothenburg, Sweden, examined at the age of 75 in 1976-77 (n = 744), and in 2005-06 (n = 731) with comprehensive somatic and psychiatric examinations. MEASUREMENTS activities of daily living (ADL); instrumental… CONTINUE READING
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