ERIC Number: EJ366157
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Aging in the Community--A Matter of Choice.
Edgerton, Robert B.
American Journal of Mental Retardation, v92 n4 p331-35 Jan 1988
A sample of 16 older mentally retarded persons (mean age, 61 years, mean IQ 62), who were originally studied in 1960-61 following release from a state hospital and subsequently followed up in 1972-73 and 1982, were reexamined. Independence, social competence, and zest for life had increased. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A