Gender and Racial Disparities in Life-Space Constriction Among Older Adults.

@article{Choi2016GenderAR,
  title={Gender and Racial Disparities in Life-Space Constriction Among Older Adults.},
  author={Moon Sub Choi and M L O'connor and Chivon A. Mingo and Briana Mezuk},
  journal={The Gerontologist},
  year={2016},
  volume={56 6},
  pages={1153-1160}
}
PURPOSE OF THE STUDY "Life-space" is the spatial area through which a person experiences and interacts with the world. Life-space constriction, the shrinking of the spatial area that a person traverses, is associated with negative health outcomes in later life. Racial and gender disparities in mobility as indicated by life-space constriction are thought to… CONTINUE READING