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Social, functional and health status influences on mortality
 — consideration of a multidimensional inquiry in a large elderly population
Author(s)Renzo Rozzini, Angelo Bianchetti, Simone Franzoni, Orazio Zanetti, Marco Trabucchi
Journal titleJournal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, vol 6, no 1, January 1991
Pagespp 83-90
KeywordsOver 70s ; Death ; Mental health [elderly] ; Social characteristics [elderly] ; Living in the community ; Demography ; Longitudinal surveys ; Italy.
AnnotationThis study examined the risk factors associated with mortality in a group of elderly people. It found that mortality was positively associated with degree of impairment in health, functional status and mental status.
Accession NumberCPA-910307007 A
ClassmarkBBK: CW: D: F: K4: S8: 3J: 76V

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