AN INVESTIGATION OF SENSORIAL, COGNITIVE, MOTOR FUNCTION AND SOCIAL FUNCTION OF GERIATRIC INDIVIDUALS LIVING IN URBAN AND RURAL AREA


Sahin U. K. , DEMİRCİOĞLU A. , KIRDI N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSIOTHERAPY REHABILITATION-FIZYOTERAPI REHABILITASYON, vol.29, no.2, pp.24-30, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.21653/tjpr.341774
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSIOTHERAPY REHABILITATION-FIZYOTERAPI REHABILITASYON
  • Page Numbers: pp.24-30

Abstract

Purpose: Loss of function occurs in systems together with aging. Environment that elderly lives in and possibilities they have may also affect health status. The purpose of this study was to compare sensory, cognitive, and physical function such as vision and hearing, and social function of elderly according to living conditions in urban and rural area.