Intellectual functioning in old age

Przemysław Marcinek
Gerontologia Polska 2007;15(3):69-75.

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Vol 15, No 3 (2007)
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Published online: 2007-08-06

Abstract

In this article we concentrated on the problem of intellectual functioning in old age. This study presents some definitions and structure of intelligence, especially fluid and cristallized intelligence. The goal of the current review was to describe determinants and level of intellectual functioning of the elderly. We mentioned of some specific problems of cognitive senescence.

Keywords

intellectual functioning; old age; senescence

About this article
Title

Intellectual functioning in old age

Journal

Gerontologia Polska (Polish Gerontology)

Issue

Vol 15, No 3 (2007)

Pages

69-75

Published online

2007-08-06

Bibliographic record

Gerontologia Polska 2007;15(3):69-75.

Keywords

intellectual functioning
old age
senescence

Authors

Przemysław Marcinek

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