EFFECT OF FOOT PROBLEMS ON FOOT FUNCTION IN ELDERLY MEN


Kavlak Y. , Demirtas R. N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.13, no.3, pp.191-196, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.191-196

Abstract

Introduction: Foot problems have long been recognized as being common in older people, but few studies have adequately addressed the relationship between foot problems and functional disability. This study was conducted to determine how common foot problems of the elderly affect functionality of foot in elderly nursing home residents.