Resultados: 93

Spatial analysis of elder abuse in a Brazilian municipality

Rev. bras. enferm; 74 (supl.2), 2021
ABSTRACT Objective: to analyze the spatial distribution of elder abuse in Ribeirão Preto-SP, according to victims' place of residence and event. Method: an ecological study that analyzed 1,153 elder abuse police reports (2009 to 2013). Local gross and empirical Bayesian rates and Local Moran's I were ...

Hospital care for elderly COVID-19 patients

Objective: to analyze the newspaper articles on hospital care for elderly COVID-19 patients in online newspapers. Method: documentary, retrospective, descriptive and exploratory research. The data were collected from articles published on open-access websites of 12 newspapers from the following countrie...

Treatment adherence and frailty syndrome in hypertensive older adults

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 54 (), 2020
Abstract Objective: To analyze the association between adherence to antihypertensive treatment and frailty syndrome in hypertensive older adults. Method: A descriptive, cross-sectional study with a quantitative approach with older adults. The data collection took place between November 2017 and March...

Avaliação do estado cognitivo e fragilidade em idosos mais velhos, residentes no domicílio

Ciênc. cuid. saúde; 13 (1), 2014
Com o crescente envelhecimento populacional é possível verificar um importante aumento de morbidades, não apenas no que se refere ao surgimento de doenças crônicas, mas também à detecção de importantes alterações cognitivas e incapacidades físicas. Como exemplo, cita-se a fragilidade,...

Fragilidade e risco de queda em idosos que vivem no domicílio

Resumo Objetivo Analisar a associação entre o risco de queda e a síndrome da fragilidade em idosos que vivem no domicílio. Métodos Estudo transversal com 261 idosos, de ambos os sexos, residentes em domicílios de um município paulista. A coleta ocorreu por meio dos instrumentos: Perfil Demogr...

Assumptions of good practices in home care for the elderly: a systematic review

Rev. bras. enferm; 72 (supl.2), 2019
ABSTRACT Objective: To synthesize the knowledge produced on best nursing practices in long-term care for elderly at home, in order to promote healthy aging. Method: A systematic review, based on the Joanna Briggs Institute's proposal: without restriction of dates; in the English, Portuguese and Spanish...

Financial-patrimonial elder abuse: an integrative review

Rev. bras. enferm; 72 (supl.2), 2019
ABSTRACT Objective: to analyze the available evidence in the nursing literature about financial-patrimonial elder abuse. Method: integrative review of articles indexed in the databases CINAHL, Scopus, Web of Science, LILACS and MEDLINE, from 2007 to 2017. The combination of controlled and uncontrolled ...

Frailty syndrome and cognitive impairment in older adults: systematic review of the literature

Objective: to synthesize the knowledge about the association of frailty syndrome and cognitive impairment in older adults. Method: the Joanna Briggs Institute's systematic review of etiology and risk factors was adopted. The search for the studies was conducted by two independent reviewers in the databa...

Factors associated with the social, individual and programmatic vulnerability of older adults living at home

Rev. Esc. Enferm. USP; 53 (), 2019
ABSTRACT Objective: To verify the occurrence and factors associated to social, individual and programmatic vulnerability among older adults. Method: A household and cross-sectional survey conducted with 701 community-dwelling older adults. For evaluation of the individual component, we used the frailty...