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Titolo:
Dependence in activities of daily living and cognitive impairment stronglypredicted mortality in older urban residents in Brazil: A 2-year follow-up
Autore:
Ramos, LR; Simoes, EJ; Albert, MS;
Indirizzi:
Univ Fed Sao Paulo, Div Geriatr, Ctr Study Aging, Sao Paulo, Brazil Univ Fed Sao Paulo Sao Paulo Brazil Ctr Study Aging, Sao Paulo, Brazil Harvard Univ, Sch Med, Massachusetts Gen Hosp, Dept Psychiat, Boston, MA USA Harvard Univ Boston MA USA setts Gen Hosp, Dept Psychiat, Boston, MA USA St Louis Univ, Missouri Dept Hlth, Div Chron Dis Prevent & Hlth Promot, StLouis, MO 63103 USA St Louis Univ St Louis MO USA 63103 & Hlth Promot, StLouis, MO 63103 USA St Louis Univ, Sch Publ Hlth, St Louis, MO 63103 USA St Louis Univ St Louis MO USA 63103 Sch Publ Hlth, St Louis, MO 63103 USA
Titolo Testata:
JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN GERIATRICS SOCIETY
fascicolo: 9, volume: 49, anno: 2001,
pagine: 1168 - 1175
SICI:
0002-8614(200109)49:9<1168:DIAODL>2.0.ZU;2-Q
Fonte:
ISI
Lingua:
ENG
Soggetto:
SELF-RATED HEALTH; HOUSEHOLD SURVEY; ELDERLY PEOPLE; SURVIVAL; POPULATION; DECLINE; COUNTY; ADULTS; COHORT; RISK;
Keywords:
mortality rate; risk factors; dependence on daily living; cognitive status; functional capacity; older residents;
Tipo documento:
Article
Natura:
Periodico
Settore Disciplinare:
Social & Behavioral Sciences
Clinical Medicine
Citazioni:
43
Recensione:
Indirizzi per estratti:
Indirizzo: Ramos, LR UNIFESP EPM, Ctr Estudos Envelhecimento, Rua Ottonis 731, BR-04025002 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil UNIFESP EPM Rua Ottonis 731 Sao Paulo SP BrazilBR-04025002 BCil
Citazione:
L.R. Ramos et al., "Dependence in activities of daily living and cognitive impairment stronglypredicted mortality in older urban residents in Brazil: A 2-year follow-up", J AM GER SO, 49(9), 2001, pp. 1168-1175

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: To identify a set of predictors of mortality among residents in the community, before any physical, biochemical, or image examination is performed, that could be collected on a routine standardized basis, to helpthe clinician define a patient follow-up strategy and the health planner make decisions regarding the care of older people. DESIGN: A household follow-up study, with an evaluation at baseline and 2 years later. SETTING: Residential area, with a low rate of in- and outmigration, in SaoPaulo a large industrialized urban center in southeastern Brazil. PARTICIPANTS: One thousand six hundred sixty-seven older urban residents in the community (65+), from different socioeconomic backgrounds, enrolled after a study area census. INTERVENTION: Structured home interview with Brazilian Older Americans Resources and Services Multidimensional Functional Assessment Questionnaire, previously validated in Portuguese. MEASUREMENTS: A logistic regression model for the risk of dying in the period was developed, having as independent variables, sociodemographic characteristics plus six other dimensions: subjective self-evaluation of health, past medical history, use of health services, dependence in activities of daily living (ADLs), mental health, and cognitive status.

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