Global quality of life modifies terminal change in physical functioning among older adult women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Age and ageing, Volume 44, Issue 3, p.520-4 (2015)


the factors that moderate decline in physical functioning as death approaches are understudied. This study aimed to assess death-related decline in global quality of life (QoL) and physical functioning and to test whether baseline QoL moderates terminal decline in physical functioning.