Gender disparity of successful aging in Taiwan.


The purpose of this longitudinal study was to examine the association of gender on successful aging during a 6-year follow-up study. Data were drawn from the 1989, 1993, 1996, and 1999 Survey of Health and Living Status of the Elderly in Taiwan, a national representative population survey of 4,049 participants aged 60 years or older; 43% were women… (More)