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How age and health status impact attitudes towards …

WebIn particular, the relationships between individual health-related factors, and the perceptions of aging and using assistive technologies in severe health situations …

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Health conditions in spousal caregivers of people with …

WebLongitudinal evidence documenting health conditions in spousal caregivers of people with dementia and whether these influence caregivers’ outcomes is scarce. This …

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Examining the impact of a health report card on follow …

WebTherefore, we developed a health report card (HRC) of evidence-based fall risks in 6 domains to inform participants of their personal fall risks and tailored …

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The roots of healthy aging: investigating the link between …

WebThe importance of early life experiences on people’s health throughout the life-course is not novel. Decades of research have identified the impact of early life …

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The burden of health conditions for middle-aged and …

WebMany adults are living longer with health conditions in the United States. Understanding the disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for such health conditions may …

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Strategies to support older adults’ mental health during …

WebBackground The move from home into residential care is one of the most stressful life experiences for older adults. ‘Relocation stress’ is a significant risk factor for …

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Challenges and opportunity in mobility among older …

WebAttention is focused on the health and physical fitness of older adults due to their increasing age. Maintaining physical abilities, including safe walking and movement, …

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Elderly patients’ decision-making embedded in the social …

WebHealth care providers are urged to actively involve older patients in the decision-making process [1,2,3,4].Research shows that patients vary in their degree of …

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Identifying longitudinal healthcare pathways and …

WebThe number of people living with dementia (PLWD) continues to increase, particularly those with severe symptomatology. Severe symptoms and greater ill-health …

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Perceptions and expectations of health-related quality of life …

WebHealth-related quality of life (HRQoL), encompassing social, emotional, and physical wellbeing is an important clinical outcome of medical care, especially among …

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Technologically-enhanced psychological interventions for older …

WebBackground The world population is getting older. As life expectancy increases, traditional health care systems are facing different challenges in terms of cost …

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Health knowledge and self-efficacy to make health behaviour …

WebOlder adults living in social housing are a vulnerable population facing unique challenges with health literacy and chronic disease self-management. We investigated …

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Benefits and barriers associated with the use of smart home health

WebSmart home health technologies (SHHTs) have been discussed in the frame of caregiving to enable aging-in-place and independence. A systematic review was …

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Multimorbidity patterns and the association with health status of …

WebThe increasing prevalence of multimorbidity has created a serious global public health problem in aging populations. Certain multimorbidity patterns across …

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Exploring the association of lifestyle behaviors and healthy ageing

WebUnderstanding health and developing trends among the older population is essential for countries to tackle the challenges of an ageing population and formulate …

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Does the institutionalization influence elderly’s quality of life

WebThe elderly population is growing worldwide in greater rates [], as a result of increased longevity and lower mortality rates [2, 3].In view of this, there is a concern …

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Association between long COVID, functional activity, and health …

WebBackground Older adults experience persistent symptoms post-COVID-19, termed as Long COVID, affecting their physical and mental health. This study aimed to …

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Older adults in the digital health era: insights on the digital health

WebThe COVID-19 pandemic has increased internet use by older age groups to an unprecedented level in Hungary mirroring the general tendency in the total population. …

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Recognising and responding to acute deterioration in care home

WebBackground Acute deterioration describes a rapid change in physical and/or mental health resulting from an acute illness – e.g., heart attack or infection. Older …

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Comparison of body mass index range criteria and their …

WebWorld population is living longer, demanding adjustments in public health policies. Body mass index (BMI) is widely known and used as a parameter and predictor …

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Relationships between stroke prevalence, health literacy, and oral

WebStroke may cause debilitating neurological deficiencies that result in motor, sensory, and cognitive deficits and poorer psychosocial functioning. Prior studies have …

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A qualitative study of older adults’ perspectives on initiating

WebMindfulness practice and exercise are ways by which older adults can improve and maintain their physical, emotional and cognitive health. This single-site …

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Adequate access to healthcare and added life expectancy among …

WebAdequate access to healthcare is associated with lower risks of mortality at older ages. However, it is largely unknown how many more years of life can be attributed …

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The impact of social network change and health decline: a …

WebBackground Older adults prefer to age in place. Social network change and health decline challenge ageing in place, as stressors that make age-related advantages …

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Perceptions of and hesitancy toward COVID-19 vaccination in …

WebBackground COVID-19 vaccination is recommended for older adults by the World Health Organization. However, by July 15, 2021, only 26% of individuals over 60 …

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Using a participatory design to develop an implementation …

WebChinese National Essential Public Health Service Package (NEPHSP) has mandated primary health care providers to provide falls prevention for community …

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