Cognitive functioning and associated factors in older adults in South Africa

SOURCE: South African Journal of Psychiatry
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2012
TITLE AUTHOR(S): K.Peltzer, N.Phaswana-Mafuya
KEYWORDS: AGEING, COGNITIVE FUNCTIONING, ELDERLY, HEALTH
DEPARTMENT: Human and Social Capabilities (HSC)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 7475
HANDLE: 20.500.11910/3207

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Abstract

The objective of this article is to investigate the congnitive functioning and associated factors in a national probability sample of older South Africans who participated in the Study of Global Ageing and Adult Health (SAGE) in 2008.