Mobility and cognition are associated with wellbeing and health related quality of life among older adults: a cross-sectional analysis of the Vancouver Falls Prevention Cohort

@inproceedings{Davis2015MobilityAC,
  title={Mobility and cognition are associated with wellbeing and health related quality of life among older adults: a cross-sectional analysis of the Vancouver Falls Prevention Cohort},
  author={Jennifer C. Davis and Stirling Bryan and Linda C. Li and John R Best and Chun Liang Hsu and Caitlin Gomez and Kelly A. Vertes and Teresa Liu-Ambrose},
  booktitle={BMC geriatrics},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Ascertaining individuals' quality of life and wellbeing is essential in public health and clinical research. The impact of these two pressing geriatric syndromes--impaired mobility and cognitive function--on wellbeing and quality of life is not well examined. Hence, our objective was to identify key clinically relevant outcome measures of mobility and cognitive function that explain variation in wellbeing and health related quality of life (HRQoL) among community dwelling older… CONTINUE READING

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