Linking Mastery Across the Life Course to Mobility Device Use in Later Life.

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Summary of "Linking Mastery Across the Life Course to Mobility Device Use in Later Life."

Mastery in older ages is shaped by earlier-life experiences. Prior research has demonstrated that mastery is associated with health-promoting behaviors; however, little research has examined whether mastery histories influence health behaviors such as mobility device use in later life.


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Name: The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences
ISSN: 1758-5368


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