Wave 1: 2011
Wave 2: 2012
Wave 3: 2013
Focus on outdoor mobility, Interviews, physical functional tests, environmental assessments, accelerometry and audiometry in a subgroup
Capi, tests, monitored physical activity
The aim of the Life-Space Mobility in Old Age (LISPE) project is to examine how home and neighborhood characteristics influence people’s health, functioning, disability, quality of life and life-space mobility in the context of aging. In addition, examine whether a person’s health and function influence life-space mobility.
University of Jyväskylä, Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Gerontology Research Center
Rantanen T, Portegijs E, Viljanen A, Eronen J, Saajanaho M, Tsai LT, Kauppinen M, Palonen EM, Sipilä S, Iwarsson S, Rantakokko M. Individual and environmental factors underlying life space of older people – study protocol and design of a cohort study on life-space mobility in old age (LISPE). BMC Public Health. 2012 Nov 22;12:1018. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-1018. PMID: 23170987; PMCID: PMC3534010.