Combined Impairments in Vision, Hearing and Cognition are Associated with Greater Levels of Functional and Communication Difficulties than Cognitive Impairment Alone: Analysis of InterRAI Data for Home Care and Long-term Care Recipients in Ontario

This study sought to improve understanding the additional effects of having a sensory impairment (vision and/or hearing) in combination with cognitive impairment in relationship to health-related outcomes among older adults receiving home care or living in a long-term care home in Ontario, Canada. 27 pages. Last reviewed April 2019.