DETERMINATION OF PAIN CHARACTERISTICS, PAIN BELIEF AND RISK OF DEPRESSION AMONG ELDERLY RESIDENTS LIVING AT NURSING HOME


Ulus B., Irban A., BAKIRCI N., Yilmaz E., USLU Y., Yucel N., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.17, no.2, pp.180-187, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.180-187
  • Keywords: Aged, Pain, Depression, PREVALENCE
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Introduction: The aim of this study was to determine pain frequency, pain characteristics, pain beliefs and depression status of elderly people living in nursing homes.