THE QUALITY OF LIFE AND THE INFLUENCING FACTORS AMONG THE POPULATION OVER 65 LIVING IN GAZIANTEP CITY CENTER


Aydin S., KARAOĞLU L.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.15, no.4, pp.424-433, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.424-433

Abstract

Introduction: Quality of life involves being happy and being pleased with the life itself and it is a concept used to describe "being well" in general. The objective of the study is to define quality of life and the influencing factors among the elderly people living in the city center of Gaziantep.