Correlation between the Cognitive, Functional and Physical Abilities of the Elderly Packing Service

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http://hdl.handle.net/10755/601894
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Full-text
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Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Title:
Correlation between the Cognitive, Functional and Physical Abilities of the Elderly Packing Service
Author(s):
Leija Mendoza, Alejandra; Villarreal-Reyna, Mar'a de los Angeles; Carrillo Cervantes, Ana Laura; Magallanes-Monrreal, Martha Alicia; Cruz-Quevedo, Juana Edith; Delabra-Salinas, Maria Magdalena
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Tau Alpha
Author Details:
Alejandra Leija Mendoza, BS, aleimen_10@hotmail.com; Mar'a de los Angeles Villarreal-Reyna, PhD; Ana Laura Carrillo Cervantes, RN; Martha Alicia Magallanes-Monrreal, RN; Juana Edith Cruz-Quevedo, RN; Maria Magdalena Delabra-Salinas, RN
Abstract:
Session presented on Friday, July 24, 2015: Purpose: To assess the correlation between the cognitive, functional and physical abilities of packer elderly volunteer in two commercial brands at Saltillo, Coahuila Methods: Descriptive correlational study between the cognitive, functional y physic abilities trough the Pfeiffer questionnaire, Barthel's index (AVD), Lawton & Brody scale and (AIVD) and the Senior Fitness Test; with' 270 elderly people (AM)' (n 1= 144 y 'n 2= 126 ) of two retailers in Saltillo , Coahuila, purposefully selected as they were presented at the time of data collection, which were processed through the statistical program SPSS V.21 Results: The average age of the elderly in the retailer 1 (CC1 [n 1 ]) was 69.94 (DE=5.45) while in retailer 2 (CC2 [n 2 ]) 'was 68.69 (DE= 5.27).' more than 60% of the persons are masculine, the 67% are married, the average working time is '3.95 years. 42.3% of the CC1 and 38.8% of the CC2 present some type of cognitive impairment. A Spearman correlation test is performed which showed the following results between the study variables:''' the more ability to perform AVD the more ability to perform AIVD (p=.000). The stronger the lower limbs are, the stronger the Upper Limbs are (FMS) (p=.000). More FMI: more flexibility (p=.019). More FMS: more agility (p=.000). More FMS: more agility. More FMS: more flexibility (p=.006). More FMI: more agility (p=.000). The more flexibility in elderly people, more agility (p=.007). Conclusion: An important quantity of elderly people was found who has some kind of cognitive impairment.' Being packers helps the elderly people to maintain some physical capacities in optimal conditions such as strength in upper limbs; nevertheless, shortcomings in flexibility and agility, despite relate positively.
Keywords:
elderly; packer
MeSH:
Aged; Physical Fitness
CINAHL Headings:
Cognition; Physical Activity
Repository Posting Date:
17-Mar-2016
Date of Publication:
17-Mar-2016 ; 17-Mar-2016
Other Identifiers:
INRC15PST76
Conference Date:
2015
Conference Name:
26th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Description:
Research Congress 2015 Theme: Question Locally, Engage Regionally, Apply Globally. Held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center.

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dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.titleCorrelation between the Cognitive, Functional and Physical Abilities of the Elderly Packing Serviceen
dc.contributor.authorLeija Mendoza, Alejandraen
dc.contributor.authorVillarreal-Reyna, Mar'a de los Angelesen
dc.contributor.authorCarrillo Cervantes, Ana Lauraen
dc.contributor.authorMagallanes-Monrreal, Martha Aliciaen
dc.contributor.authorCruz-Quevedo, Juana Edithen
dc.contributor.authorDelabra-Salinas, Maria Magdalenaen
dc.contributor.departmentTau Alphaen
dc.author.detailsAlejandra Leija Mendoza, BS, aleimen_10@hotmail.com; Mar'a de los Angeles Villarreal-Reyna, PhD; Ana Laura Carrillo Cervantes, RN; Martha Alicia Magallanes-Monrreal, RN; Juana Edith Cruz-Quevedo, RN; Maria Magdalena Delabra-Salinas, RNen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/601894-
dc.description.abstractSession presented on Friday, July 24, 2015: Purpose: To assess the correlation between the cognitive, functional and physical abilities of packer elderly volunteer in two commercial brands at Saltillo, Coahuila Methods: Descriptive correlational study between the cognitive, functional y physic abilities trough the Pfeiffer questionnaire, Barthel's index (AVD), Lawton & Brody scale and (AIVD) and the Senior Fitness Test; with' 270 elderly people (AM)' (n 1= 144 y 'n 2= 126 ) of two retailers in Saltillo , Coahuila, purposefully selected as they were presented at the time of data collection, which were processed through the statistical program SPSS V.21 Results: The average age of the elderly in the retailer 1 (CC1 [n 1 ]) was 69.94 (DE=5.45) while in retailer 2 (CC2 [n 2 ]) 'was 68.69 (DE= 5.27).' more than 60% of the persons are masculine, the 67% are married, the average working time is '3.95 years. 42.3% of the CC1 and 38.8% of the CC2 present some type of cognitive impairment. A Spearman correlation test is performed which showed the following results between the study variables:''' the more ability to perform AVD the more ability to perform AIVD (p=.000). The stronger the lower limbs are, the stronger the Upper Limbs are (FMS) (p=.000). More FMI: more flexibility (p=.019). More FMS: more agility (p=.000). More FMS: more agility. More FMS: more flexibility (p=.006). More FMI: more agility (p=.000). The more flexibility in elderly people, more agility (p=.007). Conclusion: An important quantity of elderly people was found who has some kind of cognitive impairment.' Being packers helps the elderly people to maintain some physical capacities in optimal conditions such as strength in upper limbs; nevertheless, shortcomings in flexibility and agility, despite relate positively.en
dc.subjectelderlyen
dc.subjectpackeren
dc.subject.meshAgeden
dc.subject.meshPhysical Fitnessen
dc.subject.cinahlCognitionen
dc.subject.cinahlPhysical Activityen
dc.date.available2016-03-17T12:58:23Zen
dc.date.issued2016-03-17-
dc.date.issued2016-03-17en
dc.date.accessioned2016-03-17T12:58:23Zen
dc.conference.date2015en
dc.conference.name26th International Nursing Research Congressen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationSan Juan, Puerto Ricoen
dc.descriptionResearch Congress 2015 Theme: Question Locally, Engage Regionally, Apply Globally. Held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center.en
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