A1 Journal article (refereed)
Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference as Predictors of Disability in Nonagenarians : The Vitality 90+ Study (2017)


Lisko, I., Tiainen, K., Raitanen, J., Jylhävä, J., Hurme, M., Hervonen, A., . . . , & Stenholm, S. (2017). Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference as Predictors of Disability in Nonagenarians : The Vitality 90+ Study. Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 72 (11), 1569-1574. doi:10.1093/gerona/glx032


JYU authors or editors


Publication details

All authors or editors: Lisko, Inna; Tiainen, Kristina; Raitanen, Jani; Jylhävä, Juulia; Hurme, Mikko; Hervonen, Antti; Jylhä, Marja; Stenholm, Sari

Journal or series: Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences

ISSN: 1079-5006

Publication year: 2017

Volume: 72

Issue number: 11

Pages range: 1569-1574

Publisher: Gerontological Society of America; Oxford University Press

Publication country: United States

Publication language: English

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glx032

Open Access: Publication channel is not openly available

Publication is parallel published (JYX): https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/56837


Keywords: obesity; overweight; body mass index; physical functioning; senior citizens; elderly; disability; mobility

Free keywords: physical function; oldest old; obesity paradox


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Ministry reporting: Yes

Reporting Year: 2017

JUFO rating: 3


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