PAIN AND FRAILTY IN ELDERLY FEMALES WITH OSTEOPOROSIS


KAPUCU S., ÜNVER G.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, cilt.20, ss.306-314, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.306-314

Özet

Introduction: Most adults who live to an advanced age become frail. Although not a disease, frailty is a combination of age-related changes and associated medical problems. This descriptive study aimed to determine the pain level and frailty status of elderly females with osteoporosis.