Corpus ID: 146653735

Análisis de los factores predictores de la dependencia funcional en personas mayores

  title={An{\'a}lisis de los factores predictores de la dependencia funcional en personas mayores},
  author={J. J. G. Linares and R. Herrera and M. C. Fuentes and Francisca Lucas Aci{\'e}n},
  journal={International journal of psychology and psychological therapy},
Analysis of predicting factors which cause functional dependence among elderly people. This paper analyzes the relation which exists among various factors which can be considered to cause dependence (education level, physical exercise, consumption of alcohol and tobacco, life satisfaction, and income level) and the level of dependency demonstrated by different subjects during basic and instrumental activities of daily living. In this way, we can obser- ve that as education level, life… Expand
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