G5 Doctoral dissertation (article)
Visual acuity in relation to functional performance, falls and mortality in old age (2010)


Kulmala, J. (2010). Visual acuity in relation to functional performance, falls and mortality in old age [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Jyväskylä. Studies in sport, physical education and health, 152.


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Publication details

All authors or editors: Kulmala, Jenni

ISBN: 978-951-39-3953-3

Journal or series: Studies in sport, physical education and health

ISSN: 0356-1070

Publication year: 2010

Number in series: 152

Number of pages in the book: 98

Publisher: University of Jyväskylä

Place of Publication: Jyväskylä

Publication country: Finland

Publication language: English

Publication open access: Not open

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Additional information: Artikkeliväitöskirjan yhteenveto-osa ja 4 eripainosta. Ikivihreät-tutkimus. FITSA-tutkimus. Heikentyneen näöntarkkuuden vaikutus toimintakykyyn, kaatumisiin ja kuolleisuuteen iäkkäillä henkilöillä. Julkaistu myös verkkojulkaisuna (ISBN 978-951-39-3958-8).


Keywords: ageing; eyesight; falling over; accidents; mortality; functional capacity; ability to move; senior citizens; mobility

Free keywords: aging; visual impairment; falls; mortality; aged


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