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Exploring the psychosocial impact of wheelchair and contextual factors on quality of life of people with neuromuscular disorders
(Taylor & Francis, 2015-07-17)
[Abstract] Neuromuscular disorders (NMDs) are a group of heterogeneous diseases that show differences in incidence, hereditary, etiology, prognosis, or functional impairments. Wheelchair use (manual or powered) is influenced ...
Determining the burden of the family caregivers of people with neuromuscular diseases who use a wheelchair
(Wolters Kluwer Health, 2018-06)
[Abstract] The present study provides a basic outline of the care and support that family caregivers offer to people affected by neuromuscular diseases. To determine the presence of burden in caregivers of people ...
Technologies for participatory medicine and health promotion in the elderly population
(Wolters Kluwer, 2018-05-18)
[Abstract] Introduction: The progressive aging of the population is a socio-demographic phenomenon experienced by most countries in the world in recent decades, especially in Japan and in many European Union countries. ...
Estudio fenomenológico sobre la relación entre el envejecimiento activo y la terapia ocupacional en centros de día y residencias de la ciudad de A Coruña
(Universidad de Chile, 2017-06-30)
[Resumen] Objetivos: El Envejecimiento Activo se centra en la participación de las personas mayores en los asuntos sociales, económicos, culturales, espirituales y cívicos, y no únicamente en la capacidad de estar activos ...
Design of a System to Implement Occupational Stress Studies Trough Wearables Devices and Assessment Tests
(MDPI AG, 2020-08-20)
[Abstract] Introduction: Stress at work is a factor that has repercussions on both a personal and health level, as well as on productivity at work. Objective: To establish if the wearables are devices capable of determining ...
Sleep Disturbances in Nursing Home Residents: Links to Quality of Life and Daily Functioning
[Abstract] The current study sought to determine the association of sleep with HRQOL and physical function among older nursing home residents. Participants were 37 older adults attending or residing in a semi-urban ...