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Physical mobility and aging in intellectual disability
Background: The growing population of older adults with intellectual disabilities is likely to experience secondary disabilities that affect well-being. Despite the established importance of mobility in the general ...
Neighborhood Perception of Safety and the Mobility Gap Between Men and Women in Old Age
Background and Objectives: Mobility limitations are a prevalent issue in older adult populations, and an important determinant of disability and mortality. Neighborhood conditions are key determinants of mobility and ...
Aging with intellectual and developmental disabilities: the effect of frailty and health instability in home care users on admission to long-term care
BACKGROUND: An increasingly large proportion of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities are frail. Measuring frailty is challenging, and generic measures of frailty inaccurately identify frailty in this ...