Studies among selected public: Very old

Number of studies12
Additional keywordscentanian
See alsoLiving in retirement home

ReferenceTitle of publicationPublic
Covinsky et al. (1999): study US 1994
Health Status versus Quality of Life in Older Patients: Does the Distinction Matter?
80+ aged patients 2 months after hospitalization, USA, 1994
Danner et al. (2001): study US 1991
Positive Emotions in Early Life and Longevity: Findings from the Nun Study.
Nuns who lived in cloister since early adulthood. Followed into old age, USA, 1991
Dykstra & Wagner (2007): study DE 1990
Pathway to Childlessness and Late-Life Outcomes.
70-100+ aged, West-Berlin, Germany 1990-1993
Gfellner (1989): study CA 1984
Perceptions of Health, Abilities, and Life Satisfaction among very Old Adults.
80+ aged, hospitalized within 2 years, Canada, 1984
Isaacowitz & Smith (2003): study DE Berlin 1990
Positive and Negative Affect in Very Old Age.
70-100+aged, Germany, 1990-1993.
Jopp & Rott (2006): study DE Heidelberg 2001
Adaptation in Very Old Age: Exploring the Role of Resources, Beliefs and Attitudes for Centenarians' Happiness.
99+ aged, Heidelberg, Germany , 2001
Kunzmann et al. (2000): study DE Berlin 1990
Is Age-Related Stability of Subjective Well-Being a Paradox? Cross-Selection and Longitudinal Evidence from the Berlin Aging Study.
70-103 aged, Germany, 1990-1993
Li et al. (2008): study CN 2002
An Exploration of the Subjective Well-Being of the Chinese Oldest-Old.
80+ aged, China, 2002
Michalos et al. (2001): study CA British Columbia 1999
Health and Other Aspects of the Quality of Life of Older People.
55-95 aged, Northern Interior Health Region, British Columbia, Canada, 1999
Nybo et al. (2001): study DK 1998
Functional Status and Self-Rated Health in 2,262 Nonagenarians: the Danish 1905 Cohort Study.
92-93 aged, Denmark, 1998
Parker et al. (1992): study SE 1986
Predictors of Mortality for the Oldest Old. A 4-Year Follow-Up of Community-Based Elderly in Sweden.
75+ aged, rural community, Sweden, followed 4 years, 1986-1990
Yi & Vaupel (2002): study CN 1998
Functional Capacity and Self-Evaluation of Health and Life of Oldest Old in China.
80-105 aged, China, 1998