Stroke and active life expectancy in the United States, 1999-2009.

@article{Laditka2014StrokeAA,
  title={Stroke and active life expectancy in the United States, 1999-2009.},
  author={James N. Laditka and Sarah B. Laditka},
  journal={Disability and health journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={472-7}
}
BACKGROUND Stroke reduces active life expectancy, both years lived and their proportion without disability. However, active life expectancy studies have provided limited information about strokes in the United States, those occurring throughout older life, or those affecting African Americans. OBJECTIVE To measure associations between strokes throughout older life and active life expectancy for African American and White women and men. METHODS Using data from the Panel Study of Income… CONTINUE READING