A COMPARISON OF ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING IN GERIATRIC AND NON-GERIATRIC PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE


ÇALIK KÜTÜKCÜ E. , Arikan H. , SAĞLAM M. , VARDAR YAĞLI N. , ÖKSÜZ Ç. , İNAL İNCE D. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.18, no.1, pp.68-74, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.68-74

Abstract

Introduction: Multiple disease entities in geriatric patients may exacerbate chronic obstructive pulmonary disease symptoms and lead to functional limitations. The purpose of this study was to assess and compare activities of daily living in geriatric and non-geriatric patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.