The authors examined the frequency of health-enhancing behaviors practiced by the elderly living in community settings, with emphasis on the impact of disease and disability on the frequency of those practices.
Data were collected through personal interviews with a probability samples of 667 respondents in a 4-county region of northeastern New York.
Almost all respondents said they engaged in at least one health-enhancing practice on a regular basis.
Mots-clés Pascal : Vieillard, Comportement, Santé, Prévention, Prédiction, Maladie, Enquête, Etats Unis, Homme, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Elderly, Behavior, Health, Prevention, Prediction, Disease, Inquiry, United States, Human, North America, America
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Cote : 94-0487828
Code Inist : 002B30A03C. Création : 199501.