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ERIC Number: EJ815236
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Sep
Pages: 11
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0145-482X
An Age-Cohort Study of Older Adults with and without Visual Impairments: Activity, Independence, and Life Satisfaction
Good, Gretchen A.; LaGrow, Steven; Alpass, Fiona
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v102 n9 p517-527 Sep 2008
This survey of 560 older adults who were visually impaired or sighted analyzed whether the two groups differed in their levels of activity, independence, and life satisfaction and the degree to which activity and independence contribute to the prediction of life satisfaction. Implications for rehabilitation services are discussed. (Contains 5 tables and 1 figure.)
American Foundation for the Blind. 11 Penn Plaza Suite 300, New York, NY 10001. Tel: 800-232-5463; Tel: 212-502-7600; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New Zealand