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Accessibility and Safety

In-Home Assessment of Older Adults: an Interdisciplinary Approach

Author: Treml, L.
Type: Book Section
Year: 1996


This chapter discusses the terminology, basic principles and components of accessibility, and safety assessment of older adults living in the community. Emphasis is placed on architectural and functional barriers to independent living.

Further Details

Author: Emlet, Charles A., Crabtree, J.
Section: 2
Publish Location: Gainsburg
Publisher: Aspen
Accession Number: 5.2.03
Notes: Print retained.
Research Notes: Electronic copy added 17/07/2013
Keywords: independenceoldersafety improvementassessment
Reads: 198