Perceived Environmental Barriers to Outdoor Mobility and Feelings of Loneliness Among Community-Dwelling Older People.

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Abstract

We examined the association between perceived environmental barriers to outdoor mobility and loneliness among community-dwelling older people. In addition, we studied whether walking difficulties and autonomy in participation outdoors affected this association.

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Authors
  • Merja Rantakokko
  • Susanne Iwarsson
  • Satu Vahaluoto
  • Erja Portegijs
  • Anne Viljanen
  • Taina Rantanen
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  • Geriatrics
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1562-1568
JournalJournals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences & Medical Sciences
Volume69
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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