Browse Dept. of Recreation, Sport and Tourism by Subject "Gerontology"
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(1993)The purpose of this study was to investigate, through an interview process, using case studies, both the burdens and satisfactions of the caregiving relationship between the informal family caregiving network and the ...
(2009)The purpose of this study was to examine N'Balance(c), a community-based fall prevention intervention for older adults, exploring physical functioning and balance self-efficacy and leisure self-efficacy. Research suggests ...
(1988)From a wellness perspective, limited opportunities for self-determination and control have been found to impact upon both physiological health and subjective well-being. Gerontological investigation of this issue has found ...
(1995)Three out of every four married women in the United States will be widowed. For the majority of married women, widowhood will occur before the age of 64 and last about 20 years. Little, however, is known about the role of ...
(1998)For the purposes of this study, SES is measured using Hollingshead's Two-Factor Index of Social Position. Advanced age, race, depressive symptoms, poor functional health, cognitive impairment, and living alone were assumed ...