Health and Mortality among Elderly Populations

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Index
access to services 19, 321, 338, 346
accidental death 99-108, 131, 161, 173, 193, 278, 307
accuracy of forecasting 300-11
Activities of Daily Living (ADL) 147-9, 211-12, 214-16
Adams, O. B.192
age:
at death 106-10, 184
cause of death in Japan158-65
characteristics of centenarians 68
death of centenarians 71-5
difference and socio-demographic
variables 117-19, 127-8, 130
disability 190-1
forecasting 303-6, 309-11
functional ability and 205-10, 215-17
and health status 224-5, 227-8
life expectancy and 96-9
mortality projections in Japan 270-3, 276, 279-84
mortality trends and 88, 110
related disease 44, 50
specific mortality patterns 290, 292-6, 298-302, 309
structuring 23, 135-7, 290, 292, 302-3
survival and 147-8
threshold of old 7, 21-3, 30, 33, 235, 237
ageing:
of population 3-5, 16-18, 21, 39, 316, 331-2, 334-5, 340-3, 347
process 4, 6, 21, 44, 55, 61, 135, 185-7, 202, 212-13, 216, 221-2, 224, 226-30, 235, 284, 288
Ahlburg, D. A.40, 44, 45, 47, 54
AIDS 88
Aitkin, M.117
Akiba, S.175
alcohol consumption 130-1, 168-72, 175, 225-6, 228
Allard, Michel61-84
Alter, G.185
Anderson, K. M.et al.48
Andrews, G. R.et al.204
Andrieux, Jean-Michel61-84
Aniansson, A.et al.226
animal protein intake 166-70, 174, 176-7
antagonistic pleiotropy 41
Antonini, E.et al.335
APC model 238
Applegate, W. B.et al.202
Aro, S.113, 140
ascriptive status 23-7
in the before and the after 25-7
homogeneity 29-32
old age as 23-5
Third Age 28, 35
Askham, J.et al.150
at-home hospital care 336-7
Ault, A. B.87
Australia:
disability-free life expectancy 194-5
institutionalization 322
mortality trends 89, 95, 97-102, 106-8
mortality trends and projections 242, 245, 249, 251, 253, 257-8, 292, 294
authority 29
autonomy 21, 142, 151, 202, 206
autopsy 162, 165
Bailey, D.49
Baltes, P. B. and M. M.135
base year effect on forecasting 306-9
Bebbington, A. C.193, 194
Bell, F. C.et al.44
Benestad, A. M.227
Benfante, R.170
Bengston, V. L.63
Bengtsson, C.225
Benjamin, B.236
bereavement 225
Berg, S.224, 225
Berger, P. L.24
Berkman, L. F.141, 142, 150
biological change, old age and 21, 25, 29, 32 184-6, 188, 284
birthday, old age and calendar 21-4, 29-30, 32-3, 36
Blackburn, H.176, 177
Blanchet, M.193
Blane, D.129
Blazer, D.137, 138
blood pressure 70, 79, 81-2, 169-71, 176, 226-7
Bowling, Ann135-51
Box, G. E. P.268
breast cancer 142, 256-7, 260
Breslow, L. and N. 49, 50

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