Biopsychosocial Needs of Elderly Individuals in Prolonged Social Isolation During the COVID-19 Outbreak: A Qualitative Study


Baser D. A. , FİDANCI İ. , AKSOY H. , Cevik M., CANKURTARAN M.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY, vol.15, no.2, pp.133-137, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.6890/ijge.202104_15(2).0009
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.133-137

Abstract

Background: As countries are affected by COVID-19, the elderly population will be told to self-isolate for "a very long time" in Turkey and a lot of countries. The aim of study was to evaluate the biopsychosocial needs of elderly individuals in the COVID-19 outbreak.