Accident profile of older people in Antalya City Center, Turkey.

  title={Accident profile of older people in Antalya City Center, Turkey.},
  author={Levent Donmez and Zuhal Gokkoca},
  journal={Archives of gerontology and geriatrics},
  volume={37 2},
Accidents are major health problems leading to deaths and injuries among older people. The present study was performed to investigate the characteristics of the accidents experienced within the last 1 year in people aged 60 years and older living in Antalya City Center. The study was planned as a cross-sectional research. A total of 840 individuals selected from the study population with cluster-sampling method were used in questionnaires. A number of 163 (19.4%) individuals had at least one… CONTINUE READING