ERIC Number: EJ270868
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Sep
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Wandering Behavior in Old Age: A Psychosocial Study.
Monsour, Noel; Robb, Susanne S.
Social Work, v27 n5 p411-16 Sep 1982
Explored the life-styles of elderly wanderers and nonwanderers in long-term care. Paired t-tests confirmed hypotheses indicating that wanderers had engaged in a higher level of social and leisure activities and had experienced more stressful events, motoric reactions to stress, and motoric behavioral styles prior to their illness. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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