The work ability index and functional capacity among older workers.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Decreases in functional ability due to aging can impair work capacity and productivity among older workers. OBJECTIVE This study compares the sociodemographics, health conditions, and physical functioning abilities of young and old workers as well as correlates of physical functioning capacity with the work ability index (WAI). METHOD This… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/S1413-35552013005000107

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