The Evolution of the WHI 80+ Cohort.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences (2015)


The Women's Health Initiative has collected data on the aging process of postmenopausal women for over two decades, including data on many women who have achieved age 80 years and older. However, there has not been any previous effort to characterize the 80+ cohort and to identify associated retention factors.