Reviews the epidemiological, demographic, and biological basis of population models of human mortality. This monograph discusses biological mechanisms, which shape the age-patterns of mortality. It also investigates the effects of an individual health state, susceptibility to diseases and death, or physical frailty on changes in late age survival.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 01 Jan 2000
- Format : Hardback
- Numar pagini : 174
- ISBN : 9788778385079