Published: 3 July 2016
Author(s): Stefanie De Buyser, Mirko Petrovic, Youri Taes, Kaatje Toye, Jean-Marc Kaufman, Stefan Goemaere, Bruno Lapauw
Issue: July 2016
Section: Original Article

Low levels of physical function have been associated with higher mortality hazard in older persons. However, few studies have investigated the association between functional changes and subsequent mortality. This study aimed to examine whether 3-year functional changes independently predict subsequent all-cause mortality.

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