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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/151966
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Health Status in Student's Elderly Relatives
Abstract:
Health Status in Student's Elderly Relatives
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2011
Author:Magallanes Monrreal, Martha Alicia, RN
P.I. Institution Name:Universidad Autonoma de Coahuila
Title:Research Professor
Co-Authors:Daniel Sifuentes Leura RN, Research Professor
Maria Magdalena Delabra Salinas RN, Associate Professor;
Francisca Torres Hernandez RN, Associate Professor
Maricruz Ortiz Pena BS, Assistant research scientist
[22nd International Nursing Research Congress - Research Presentation] Purpose: To assess the functional, mental, perceived social status and leavel of depression in nursing student's  Elderly Relatives (ER).
Methods:   A descriptive design with a  sample size of 64 adults over 65 years old, nursing students' relatives  at  School of Nursing from Saltillo, Coah, Mexico. Convenience sample testing was used. Functional status was measured with the Barthel scale (Basic Activities of Daily Living (ADL) and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADL) scales;  Mental status  with Minimental State Examination (MMS-E);  Social status with the OARS scale  and depression degree with the Yesavage Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS)
Results: The mean age was 75.48 + 8.00, 57.8% was women, 57.8% widowed, 35.6% married, 84.4% Catholic, 73.3%  were worked at home, the rest had temporary jobs, 68.9% only studied up to primary level. According to the Barthel scale showed that 70% are  independent, while  25% were dependents, they dependent on the use of the wheelchair. Regarding mental function only 15% had cognitive impairment. The social situation is perceived as excellent by 50% of ER, 70% of  ER suffer mild to severe depression.
 Conclusion: Female gender was predominant. Most of the ER  nursing student's are independent, and state of mind is good;  however most have reported depression despite perceive their social status as well. It is important to encourage in  nursing student's a culture of nursing care and supportive therapies involving interdisciplinary integration relatives in EP, their families and themselves as nursing students.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleHealth Status in Student's Elderly Relativesen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/151966-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Health Status in Student's Elderly Relatives</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2011</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Magallanes Monrreal, Martha Alicia, RN</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Universidad Autonoma de Coahuila</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Research Professor</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">magallan50@hotmail.com</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">Daniel Sifuentes Leura RN, Research Professor<br/>Maria Magdalena Delabra Salinas RN, Associate Professor;<br/>Francisca Torres Hernandez RN, Associate Professor<br/>Maricruz Ortiz Pena BS, Assistant research scientist</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">[22nd International Nursing Research Congress - Research Presentation] Purpose:&nbsp;To assess the functional, mental, perceived social status and&nbsp;leavel of depression in nursing student's&nbsp;&nbsp;Elderly&nbsp;Relatives (ER). <br/>Methods:&nbsp;&nbsp; A descriptive design with a &nbsp;sample size of 64 adults over 65 years old, nursing students' relatives&nbsp; at&nbsp; School of Nursing from Saltillo, Coah, Mexico. Convenience sample testing was used. Functional status was measured with the Barthel scale (Basic Activities of Daily Living (ADL) and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADL) scales;&nbsp; Mental status &nbsp;with Minimental State Examination (MMS-E); &nbsp;Social status with the OARS scale&nbsp; and depression degree with the Yesavage Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) <br/>Results:&nbsp;The mean age was 75.48 + 8.00, 57.8% was women, 57.8% widowed, 35.6% married, 84.4% Catholic, 73.3%&nbsp; were worked at home, the rest had temporary jobs, 68.9% only studied up to primary level. According to the Barthel scale showed that 70% are&nbsp; independent, while&nbsp; 25% were dependents, they dependent on the use of the wheelchair. Regarding mental function only 15% had cognitive impairment. The social situation is perceived as excellent by 50% of ER, 70% of&nbsp; ER suffer mild to severe depression. <br/>&nbsp;Conclusion:&nbsp;Female gender was predominant. Most of the ER&nbsp;&nbsp;nursing student's are independent, and state of mind is good;&nbsp; however most have reported depression despite perceive their social status as well. It is important to encourage in &nbsp;nursing student's a culture of nursing care and supportive therapies involving interdisciplinary integration relatives in EP, their families and themselves as nursing students.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T11:19:37Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T11:19:37Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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