Science Journal of Psychology

December 2014, Volume 2014, ISSN:2276-6278

© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research Article


Physiotherapy Treatment in Institutionalized Elder

Eva Santamaria Pérez

Degree in Physical Therapy Specialist in Physical Therapy invasive
Master of Investigation in Education and Inclusive Societies First Prize in Gerontology in 2012 (SPAIN)

doi: 10.7237/sjsa/174

Accepted 25 November, 2014; Available Online 17 December, 2014


Improving the quality of life should be a priority in the intervention with older people. Thus, as a general goal for our work the differences in a sample of 34 institutionalized elderly, who were separated into two groups were analyzed. Only the control group showed how important the aspect of safety and improved; noting that the psychological well-being influenced markedly in their physical well being.

Keywords:Institutionalized elderly Quality of life

How to Cite This Article

How to Cite this Article: Eva Santamaria Perez, "Physiotherapy Treatment in Institutionalized Elderly", Volume 2014, Article ID sjpsych‑143, 7 Pages, 2014, doi:10.7237/sjpsych/143