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Modification of the rate of aging

Wiener Symposium on Experimental Gerontology (8th 1990? Vienna, Austria)

Modification of the rate of aging

[8th Wiener Symposium on Experimental Gerontology] /editors Antonio Ruiz-Torres, Gerhard Hofecker.

by Wiener Symposium on Experimental Gerontology (8th 1990? Vienna, Austria)

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Published by Facultas Universitätsverlag in Wien .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aging -- Research -- Congresses,
  • Gerontology -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    GenreCongresses
    SeriesVienna aging series -- v. 3
    ContributionsHofecker, Gerhard, Ruiz-Torres, Antonio
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP86 .W554 1990?
    The Physical Object
    Pagination321 p. :
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14696984M
    ISBN 103850763153

    Research on Aging and Health, Project ABLE, Philadelphia, PA 77 Section Three: References 79 Appendices 83 A. National Action Plan to Reduce Falls in Older Adults: Goals and Strategies Associated with Home Safety 83 B. The Creative Practices in Home Safety Assessment and Modification Study: Processes & Results -Age labeled the "young old" adults-Age 75 and older labeled the "old-old" adults-frail elderly-a subgroup which includes those adults who, because of declining physical health and resources, are most vulnerable-frailty is not directly directed to age per se, but is a risk factor-other risk factors: disability, multiple chronic illnesses.

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    By , the number of Americans age 65 and over is projected to be about million, of which nearly 10 million will be at least Recent research has also shown that most older Americans.   Aging is a method used by accountants and investors to evaluate and identify any irregularities within a company's accounts receivables (ARs). Outstanding customer invoices and Author: Daniel Liberto.


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