Survival after 100 years of age: a multivariate model of exceptional survival in Swedish centenarians.

@article{Hagberg2008SurvivalA1,
  title={Survival after 100 years of age: a multivariate model of exceptional survival in Swedish centenarians.},
  author={B O Hagberg and Gillis Samuelsson},
  journal={The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences},
  year={2008},
  volume={63 11},
  pages={1219-26}
}
BACKGROUND Most survival studies of the elderly population have set their baselines for first examinations between 60 and 80 years. The rapidly increasing numbers of exceptionally old persons call for knowledge about determinants of exceptional survival. METHODS The Swedish Centenarian Study followed 100 centenarians from the age of 100 to death of the entire cohort, by age 111 years. A biomedical, psychological, and social multivariate survival analysis was performed based on factors… CONTINUE READING
11 Citations
51 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 51 references

A Primer for Soft Modeling. Akron, OH: University of Akron

  • RF Falk, NB Miller
  • 1992
Highly Influential
6 Excerpts

Are common risk factors relevant in the eldest old

  • B. Forette
  • Research and Perspectives in Longevity. Paris…
  • 2007
2 Excerpts

Developing models of longevity

  • B. Hagberg
  • Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics
  • 2007
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…