Factors Affecting Quality of Life for Elderly Clients Suffering From Angina Pectoris

Mona Hashem Nasser,

Abstract


Summary
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elderlyconsistsofagesnearingorsurpassingthelifeexpectancyofhumanbeings,andthustheendofthehumanlifecycle.Euphemismsandtermsforelderlyincludeoldpeople(worldwideusage),olderadults(inthesocialsciences).Oldpeopleoftenhavelimitedregenerativeabilitiesandaremorepronetodisease,syndromes,andsicknessthanyoungeradults(Robert,2013).
ThecurrentguidelinesfromtheAmericanCollegeofCardiologyFoundationandAmericanHeartAssociation(ACCF/AHA),Thefirststeptowardsasuccessfultreatmentoutcomeforthepatientwithanginapectorisisaneffectiveevaluationofanginaseverityanditsimpacton thepatientfunctionalstatusandQOL(Fihnetal.,2012).Theconceptofqualityoflifefordisabledpeoplehasdifferentmeaningandtheimprovementoflifeconditions(deBelvis,2008).
AimoftheStudy:
Thisstudyaimstoidentifythefactorsaffectingqualityoflifeforelderlyclientssufferingfromanginapectoristhrough:-
A-Assessingthephysical,psychologicaland socialfactorsaffecting thequalityoflifeforelderlyclientssufferingfromanginapectoris.
B-Assessingthehealthneedsandproblemsaffecting thequalityoflifeforelderlyclientssufferingfromanginapectoris.
Researchquestion:
Thisstudywillbecarriedouttoanswerthefollowingquestions:
1- Whatissocio-demographic characteristic affecting thequalityoflifeforelderlyclientssufferingfromanginapectoris?
2- Whatarethephysical,psychologicalandsocialfactorsaffecting thequalityoflifeforelderlyclientssufferingfromanginapectoris?
3- Whatarehealthneedsandproblemsaffecting thequalityoflifeforelderlyclientssufferingfromanginapectoris?
4- Istheirrelationshipbetweensocio-demographiccharacteristicsandqualityoflifeforelderlyclientssufferingfromanginapectoris?
Researchdesign:-


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Title Factors Affecting Quality of Life for Elderly Clients Suffering From Angina Pectoris
Other Titles العوامل المؤثرة على جودة حياةالمسنين الذين يعانون من الذبحة الصدرية
Authors Mona Hashem Nasser
Issue Date 2015
URI http://research.asu.edu.eg/handle/12345678/41403

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