Elderly and the Use of New Technologies as a Communication Support

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/602608
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Title:
Elderly and the Use of New Technologies as a Communication Support
Author(s):
Salas-García, Ana Patricia; Magallanes Monrreal, Martha Alicia; Gonzalez Tovar, Jose; Delabra-Salinas, María Magdalena
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Author Details:
Ana Patricia Salas-García, RN, asalasgarcia@hotmail.com; Martha Alicia Magallanes Monrreal, RN; Jose Gonzalez Tovar; María Magdalena Delabra Salinas, RN
Abstract:
Session presented on Monday, November 9, 2015 and Tuesday, November 10, 2015: In today's society the New Technologies of Information and Communication (NTICs ) , impact on Nearly All Tasks Everyday Population . NTICs provide the ability to understand How does new High Technology works and how it can be used . The NTICs support the independent life for older adults to facilitate the interaction of users through the Use of spoken language, writing and computational vision including bodily gestures. Elderly who gain the knowledge and skills of New Technologies on Daily Life Have Another Alternative to communicate, interact with relatives or friends, establish and expand networks of social support and thus promote their self-esteem. Using Internet provides speed Communication for all network computers arrival , the People Have the Opportunity to Be Always Available Anywhere and any Moment . Elderly Digital Literacy includes Knowledge of Computer Hardware , Software , Internet use , cell phones , personal digital assistant ( PDA ) and Other Digital Devices. Objectives: To evaluate and promote the potential of older adults, facilitate learning and inclusion of NTICs. To identify the ederly NTICs use , implement an intervention that contemplates enabling the NTICs Elderly use. Methods: A quasi- experimental Quantitative descriptive correlational study. Sampling Convenience by older adults attending a consultation at "Centro de Salud Girasol" in Saltillo, Coahuila. Results: Results will be measured by Statistical Package for Social Sciences version 21 (SPSS) , Charts will be used for sociodemographic variables , and Pearson correlation coefficient to establish the relationship between the variables of study .
Keywords:
new techonologies; elderly
Repository Posting Date:
21-Mar-2016
Date of Publication:
21-Mar-2016
Other Identifiers:
CONV15SC2.81
Conference Date:
2015
Conference Name:
43rd Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Description:
43rd Biennial Convention 2015 Theme: Serve Locally, Transform Regionally, Lead Globally.`

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.titleElderly and the Use of New Technologies as a Communication Supporten
dc.contributor.authorSalas-García, Ana Patriciaen
dc.contributor.authorMagallanes Monrreal, Martha Aliciaen
dc.contributor.authorGonzalez Tovar, Joseen
dc.contributor.authorDelabra-Salinas, María Magdalenaen
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.author.detailsAna Patricia Salas-García, RN, asalasgarcia@hotmail.com; Martha Alicia Magallanes Monrreal, RN; Jose Gonzalez Tovar; María Magdalena Delabra Salinas, RNen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/602608en
dc.description.abstractSession presented on Monday, November 9, 2015 and Tuesday, November 10, 2015: In today's society the New Technologies of Information and Communication (NTICs ) , impact on Nearly All Tasks Everyday Population . NTICs provide the ability to understand How does new High Technology works and how it can be used . The NTICs support the independent life for older adults to facilitate the interaction of users through the Use of spoken language, writing and computational vision including bodily gestures. Elderly who gain the knowledge and skills of New Technologies on Daily Life Have Another Alternative to communicate, interact with relatives or friends, establish and expand networks of social support and thus promote their self-esteem. Using Internet provides speed Communication for all network computers arrival , the People Have the Opportunity to Be Always Available Anywhere and any Moment . Elderly Digital Literacy includes Knowledge of Computer Hardware , Software , Internet use , cell phones , personal digital assistant ( PDA ) and Other Digital Devices. Objectives: To evaluate and promote the potential of older adults, facilitate learning and inclusion of NTICs. To identify the ederly NTICs use , implement an intervention that contemplates enabling the NTICs Elderly use. Methods: A quasi- experimental Quantitative descriptive correlational study. Sampling Convenience by older adults attending a consultation at "Centro de Salud Girasol" in Saltillo, Coahuila. Results: Results will be measured by Statistical Package for Social Sciences version 21 (SPSS) , Charts will be used for sociodemographic variables , and Pearson correlation coefficient to establish the relationship between the variables of study .en
dc.subjectnew techonologiesen
dc.subjectelderlyen
dc.date.available2016-03-21T16:32:52Zen
dc.date.issued2016-03-21en
dc.date.accessioned2016-03-21T16:32:52Zen
dc.conference.date2015en
dc.conference.name43rd Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationLas Vegas, Nevada, USAen
dc.description43rd Biennial Convention 2015 Theme: Serve Locally, Transform Regionally, Lead Globally.`en
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