Health status and associated factors among the community-dwelling elderly in China.

@article{Chao2013HealthSA,
  title={Health status and associated factors among the community-dwelling elderly in China.},
  author={Jianqian Chao and Yunyun Li and Hui Xu and Qing Yu and Yimin Wang and Pei Liu},
  journal={Archives of gerontology and geriatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={199-204}
}
The objective of this study was to evaluate the health status and associated factors of the elderly Chinese population. A cross-sectional survey was administered to 849 elderly people aged 60 years and over living in a certain district of Nanjing, China. A health rating scale based on the characteristics of the elderly in China was used. The difference of… CONTINUE READING