Yıl 2017, Cilt 9, Sayı 3, Sayfalar 257 - 263 2017-09-22

Determination of Geriatric Depression Levels Undergoing Homecare Patients: An Investigation in Turkey

Hakan Kitapçı [1] , Okan Bütüner [2] , Songül Karabulut [3] , Emine Göksel [4]

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Aim: The aim of this study was to investigate the home care patients undergoing geriatric depression levels, depending on the demographic characteristics.

Methods: Research was conducted by convenience sample method from patients receiving home care services on selected 496 people aged 60 and over. Data were collected by interviewing home care experts from home care patients.

Results: The average age of patients in the study was 77.34 (SD = 6.25). 57.3% of the participants were female, 66.9% live with their children in to discuss with other people, 68.5%, 55.6% also feels pain. Research participants’ depression levels of individuals within the group; 188 people (37.9%), minor depression, 176 persons (35.5%), moderate depression and 132 people (26.6%) were the major depression.

Conclusion: According to the depression levels of the people who participated in the study; sex, converse with other people, the number of pills used, difficulty sleeping status, experience pain, number of pills used was significantly differences in average
Home Care Quality, Geriatric Depression, Geriatric Depression levels, Quality of Home Care Service
  • Reference1 Ass. Prof. Dr. Oğuz Kara
  • Reference2 Ass. Prof. Dr. Özkan Şahin
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Yazar: Hakan Kitapçı
Kurum: GEBZE TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Okan Bütüner
Kurum: Duzce University
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Songül Karabulut
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Emine Göksel
Ülke: Turkey


Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { ktd322463, journal = {Konuralp Tıp Dergisi}, issn = {1309-3878}, eissn = {1309-3878}, address = {Düzce Üniversitesi}, year = {2017}, volume = {9}, pages = {257 - 263}, doi = {10.18521/ktd.322463}, title = {Determination of Geriatric Depression Levels Undergoing Homecare Patients: An Investigation in Turkey}, key = {cite}, author = {Karabulut, Songül and Bütüner, Okan and Kitapçı, Hakan and Göksel, Emine} }
APA Kitapçı, H , Bütüner, O , Karabulut, S , Göksel, E . (2017). Determination of Geriatric Depression Levels Undergoing Homecare Patients: An Investigation in Turkey. Konuralp Tıp Dergisi, 9 (3), 257-263. DOI: 10.18521/ktd.322463
MLA Kitapçı, H , Bütüner, O , Karabulut, S , Göksel, E . "Determination of Geriatric Depression Levels Undergoing Homecare Patients: An Investigation in Turkey". Konuralp Tıp Dergisi 9 (2017): 257-263 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/ktd/issue/32172/322463>
Chicago Kitapçı, H , Bütüner, O , Karabulut, S , Göksel, E . "Determination of Geriatric Depression Levels Undergoing Homecare Patients: An Investigation in Turkey". Konuralp Tıp Dergisi 9 (2017): 257-263
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EndNote %0 Konuralp Tıp Dergisi Determination of Geriatric Depression Levels Undergoing Homecare Patients: An Investigation in Turkey %A Hakan Kitapçı , Okan Bütüner , Songül Karabulut , Emine Göksel %T Determination of Geriatric Depression Levels Undergoing Homecare Patients: An Investigation in Turkey %D 2017 %J Konuralp Tıp Dergisi %P 1309-3878-1309-3878 %V 9 %N 3 %R doi: 10.18521/ktd.322463 %U 10.18521/ktd.322463
ISNAD Kitapçı, Hakan , Bütüner, Okan , Karabulut, Songül , Göksel, Emine . "Determination of Geriatric Depression Levels Undergoing Homecare Patients: An Investigation in Turkey". Konuralp Tıp Dergisi 9 / 3 (Eylül 2017): 257-263. http://dx.doi.org/10.18521/ktd.322463