Socio-economic position predicts grip strength and its decline between 79 and 87 years: the Lothian Birth Cohort 1921

Age Ageing. 2011 Nov;40(6):749-52. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afr070. Epub 2011 Jun 24.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Aging / physiology*
  • Cohort Studies
  • Educational Status
  • Family Relations
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Geriatric Assessment*
  • Hand Strength / physiology*
  • Humans
  • Longitudinal Studies
  • Male
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Scotland
  • Social Class*