Transportation, Driving and Older Adults

Desmond O'Neill, David Carr

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Abstract

Transportation is an important component of wellbeing for older people. In contrast to previous attitudes which prioritized risk over mobility, current thinking and practice promote the optimization of mobility for older people.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPathy's Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationFifth Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Pages1503-1512
Number of pages10
Volume2
ISBN (Print)9780470683934
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 12 2012
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Aged
  • Car driving
  • Transportation

Cite this

O'Neill, D., & Carr, D. (2012). Transportation, Driving and Older Adults. In Pathy's Principles and Practice of Geriatric Medicine: Fifth Edition (Vol. 2, pp. 1503-1512). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119952930.ch123