Poster Session
Issue Date: August 01, 2019
Published Online: November 15, 2019
Updated: November 26, 2019
Association Between Home Layout and Physical, Psychosocial, and Cognitive Functions in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Preliminary Study
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Soonchunhyang University, Asan, Republic of Korea
  • Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Article Information
Geriatrics/Productive Aging / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   August 01, 2019
Association Between Home Layout and Physical, Psychosocial, and Cognitive Functions in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Preliminary Study
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2019, Vol. 73, 7311505093. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2019.73S1-PO2009
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2019, Vol. 73, 7311505093. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2019.73S1-PO2009
Abstract

Date Presented 04/04/19

This study investigated the relationships of home layout and the ADL, physical, cognitive, and psychosocial functions in community-dwelling older adults. The findings support the idea that the spatial layout of a home affects the ability to live in one's own home independently.

Primary Author and Speaker: Yoonjeong Lim

Additional Authors and Speakers: Kinsuk Maitra, Sang-Heon Lee, Sonit Bafna

Contributing Authors: Audrey Reiner, Veronica Betancourt, Ben Allen, Marianna Thomas, Eric Minter, Wei Wang, Amanda Pitts, Hayat Akmel, Jonathan Cam, Mary Alvarez