Poor sense of direction is associated with constricted driving space in older drivers.

@article{Turano2009PoorSO,
  title={Poor sense of direction is associated with constricted driving space in older drivers.},
  author={Kathleen A. Turano and Beatriz E. Mu{\~n}oz and Shirin E. Hassan and Donald D. Duncan and Emily W Gower and Karen Bandeen Roche and Lisa Keay and Cynthia A Munro and Sheila K West},
  journal={The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences},
  year={2009},
  volume={64 3},
  pages={348-55}
}
The aims of this study were to determine whether perceived sense of direction was associated with the driving space of older drivers and whether the association was different between genders. Participants (1,425 drivers aged 67-87 years) underwent a battery of visual and cognitive tests and completed various questionnaires. Sense of direction was assessed using the Santa Barbara Sense of Direction (SBSOD) scale. Driving space was assessed by both the driving space component of the Driving… CONTINUE READING

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