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A game-based health program for improving functional health and social engagement in long-term care residents
Dr. K Jason Crandall/JEAN NEILS-STRUNJAS / /

A game-based health program for improving functional health and social engagement in long-term care residents

DOI: 10.5505/jaltc.2019.29392 / Reference: Crandall, K. & Neils-Strunjas, J. (2019). A game-based health program for improving functional health and social engagement in long-term care residents. Journal of Aging and Long-Term Care , 2(3) , 91-95 . DOI: 10.5505/jaltc.2019.29392

After entering long-term care (LTC), many residents experience continued declines in functional status, activities of daily living (ADLs), and increa ...

The culture of retirement in Lebanon: Obstacles and opportunities for addressing the transition to public and private sector post-employment life
Dr. Zeina Chemali/NELLIE SHIPPEN /ROMY NEHME /CHRISTINA BORBA

The culture of retirement in Lebanon: Obstacles and opportunities for addressing the transition to public and private sector post-employment life

DOI: 10.5505/jaltc.2019.43531 / Reference: Chemali, Z., Shippen, N., Nehme, R., & Borba, C. (2019). The culture of retirement in Lebanon: Obstacles and opportunities for addressing the transition to public and private sector post-employment life.. Journal of Aging and Long-Term Care , 2(3) , 79-90 . DOI: 10.5505/jaltc.2019.43531

Retirees in Lebanon currently experience several sociocultural and economic obstacles that limit their ability to experience retirement in a meaningf ...

The association between medical diseases and late-life depression: The presence, number, and type of medical diseases
Dr. Emre SENOL-DURAK/MITHAT DURAK / /

The association between medical diseases and late-life depression: The presence, number, and type of medical diseases

DOI: 10.5505/jaltc.2019.46855 / Reference: Senol-Durak, E. & Durak, M. (2019). The association between medical diseases and late-life depression: The presence, number, and type of medical diseases. Journal of Aging and Long-Term Care , 2(3) , 69-77 . DOI: 10.5505/jaltc.2019.46855

Medical diseases are highly prevalent among older adults and lead to several changes in psycho-social life. One effect of those problems is seen on d ...

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