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Disability in the individual ADL, IADL, and mobility among older adults

a prospective cohort study

Auteur(s) Nienke Bleijenberg; Nicolaas P.A. Zuithoff; Alexander K. Smith; Niek Wit, de; Marieke J. Schuurmans
Publicatiedatum 2017
Publicatietype Artikel
Kenniscentrum Hogeschool Utrecht, Kenniscentrum Gezond en Duurzaam Leven
Lectoraat Chronisch Zieken
Samenvatting Objectives: To examine the risk of disability in 15 individual ADL, IADL, and mobility in older adults by age; and to assess the association of multimorbidity, gender, and education with disability. Design & Setting: A prospective cohort study. The sample included 805 community-dwelling older people aged 60+ living in the Netherlands. Measurements: Disability was assessed using the Katz-15 Index of Independence in Basic Activities of Daily Living (ADL), Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADL) and one mobility item. Disability in any of these activities was defined as the inability to perform the activity without assistance. The risk of disability by age for each individual ADL, IADL, and for mobility was assessed using Generalized mixed models.
Trefwoorden ouderen, zelfredzaamheden, dagelijks leven
Taal Engels
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Gepubliceerd in The journal of nutrition, health and aging
Jaargang/Volume 21 nr. 8
Paginabereik 897-903
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