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Differences of Characteristics of Life and Psycho-social Factors in Elderly Women Participating in Leisure Activity
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Differences of Characteristics of Life and Psycho-social Factors in Elderly Women Participating in Leisure Activity
CHUN, Kyung-Hee; PARK, Euna;
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 Abstract
The purpose of this study was to identify the differences of characteristics of life and psycho-social factors between elderly women participating in a senior`s college(SC) and an exercise prescription(EP) service from social services. Data were collected using in-depth interview and questionnaire from 39 in a SC and 76 EP. SC group were associated with higher level of cognitive function and life satisfaction than EP group. These findings suggest that differentiated programs and multidisciplinary convergence services to improve mental and physical health of elderly women.
 Keywords
Elderly;Women;Characteristics;Life;Psycho-social factor;
 Language
Korean
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