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However, unintentional weight loss was less frequent. To report the results of Pic classification of elderly patients admitted to an university hospital. Project Page Feedback Known Problems.
Elderly persons who used walking, visual or hearing aids were not excluded. On the other hand, the lowest score was associated manula social participationsimilar to the findings of Torres et al. This data reinforces the results of the present study and emphasizes the importance of assessing all elderly persons, even those who are most active in their daily lives, to ensure the early detection or even prevention of the phenomenon of frailty.
manula Rev Bras Fisioter ;13 5: Compared to other Brazilian studies, the degree of frailty was relatively high among the elderly population studied. Rev Bras Geriatr Gerontol ;14 4: October 26, ; Accepted: Among case mix classifications, the best for hospitalized elders is the Resource Utilization Groups RUG system, which allows a better location of patients, resource administration and the design of health care strategies for elderly people.
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Gait variability is associated with frailty in community-dwelling older adults. Intimacy revealed a good ability to deal with feelings of love and companionship and good family relationships, 29 which could be related to the degree of interaction of elderly persons who have an average of four people in their maual. None had behavioral alterations.
Health, illness, and optimal aging: Method Cross-sectional, descriptive and analytical study. However, there are differences between the present study and other works 2123 regarding the argument that frail elderly persons display an incapacity for ADL. A frail elderly individual is someone who exhibits three or more such components, while individuals with one or two components are classified as pre-frail, and have twice the risk of becoming frail.
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These data are important for early detection of determinants of frailty, since the criteria discussed here are reversible.
Texto Contexto Enferm ;21 4: Rio Grande do Norte: In terms of the self-reported health of the elderly, the majority said that they had regular Instead, the focus was aimed at the reports of the elderly persons themselves in relation to their health and well-being. In terms of degree of frailty, Correlation between frailty level and adverse health-related outcomes of community- dwelling elderly: Population aging, which is a major phenomenon in Brazil, is related to an increase in chronic diseases and geriatric syndromes, such as the syndrome of frailty.
Original Articles Evaluation of frailty, functional capacity and quality of life of the elderly in geriatric outpatient clinic of a university hospital. The domain death and dying displayed a coping capacity in relation to death, and a greater concern about the risk of suffering that precedes it.
Correspondence Crislainy Vieira Freitas E-mail: Muscle weakness and physical inactivity were most striking in the development of frailty, which was associated with worse QOL and FC, despite most seniors be independent. Nevertheless, it is important to note that advanced activities of daily living AADLswhich were not analyzed in this study, are impaired earliest in life, followed by instrumental activities IADL and, lastly, basic activities of daily living BADL 26 and that the FIM scale used here places greater emphasis on BADL and some IADLs, which dee this case are related to getting around and climbing stairs.
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As has been described by other scientific studies, 2123 frail elderly persons have a lower FC than non-frail elderly individuals. These authors 4 proposed a frailty phenotype that involves five factors: Texto Contexto Enferm ;22 2: Elderly individuals with cognitive conditions that would make answering geronyologia difficult or impossible were excluded, as determined by scores below the cutoff points established by the Mini-Mental State Examination MMSE adjusted for the level of education Dimensions and correlates of quality geronrologia life according to frailty status: Cross-sectional, ;uc and analytical study.
Muscle strength was measured by grip strength of the dominant hand measured with Saehan TM brand equipment, with which three measures were taken and the arithmetic average used, with a cut-off point adjusted for body mass index BMI and gender.
Physical activity, as well as the control of environmental risks, could be protective factors against recurrent falls AU. The binomial test was used to verify age and comorbidities between the groups.
Number of comorbidities reported by elderly persons treated at the geriatric outpatient clinic of HUJBB, classified according to degree of frailty. In fact, either situation can occur, depending on the context and the life history of the elderly. Falls by older adults are a frequent problem among ambulatory patients in primary care. Health Qual Life Outcomes [Internet] [acesso em 4 mar. Frailty gerrontologia older adults: An important finding was the similarity of FC and Geriatrua results between PF and NF elderly persons, or in other words those at risk of developing frailty had the same scores as elderly individuals without this risk, indicating that preventive interventions can be extremely effective even among pre-frail elderly persons.
After the manua, the elderly were classified as frail FRpre-frail PF and not frail NF according to the phenotype. What is known is that both can affect QOL, and so each case must be assessed individually, considering the lifestyle of each person, to reach correct conclusions, requiring studies with larger sample sizes and longitudinal approaches.