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Title Improving the measurement of late-life disability in population surveys : beyond ADLs and IADLs : summary of a workshop / Gooloo S. Wunderlich, rapporteur ; Committee on National Statistics and Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education ; National Reasearch Council of the National Academies.

Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2009.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (x, 165 pages) : illustrations
Series NCBI BookShelf
Notes Workshop held Jan. 8-9, 2009.
Errata slip inserted.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction -- Challenges to improving measurement of late-life functioning and disability -- Potential methods for revising measures to foster comparability across subgroups -- Improving the validity of cross-population comparisons -- Measuring functioning and disability in context -- Research and development toward improved measures of late-life disability.
Other author Wunderlich, Gooloo S.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on National Statistics.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Population.
National Research Council (U.S.). Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education.
National Library of Medicine issuing body.
Subject Older people with disabilities -- United States -- Statistics -- Congresses.
Conference papers and proceedings.
ISBN 9780309143714 (paper)
0309143713 (paper)