Factors affecting the quality of life the elderly people

Nugrahadi Dwipasca Budiono, Adbur Rivai

  • Nugrahadi Dwi Pasca Budiono Universitas Muhammadiyah Gresik
  • Adbur Rivai Universitas Muhammadiyah Gresik
Keywords: Elderly, quality of life, HRQoL questionare

Abstract

The health of the elderly, which decreases with age, will affect the quality of life of the elderly. Increasing age will be accompanied by decreased body function, the onset of various diseases, body balance and the risk of falling. This study aims to determine the factors that affect the quality of life of the elderly in Surabaya, East Java, by applying the HRQoL questionare. This study is survey research, which was conducted on 94 older people aged over 60 years. Multiple regression analysis was conducted to analyze factors related to the quality of life of the elderly, including predisposing factors, support, health needs and behaviour. The results showed that the need factor, namely health status, most significantly affects the quality of life of the elderly. The findings of this study can be used to develop intervention policies to improve the quality of life of the elderly

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Author Biographies

Nugrahadi Dwi Pasca Budiono, Universitas Muhammadiyah Gresik

Program Studi, Kesehatan Masyarakat

Adbur Rivai, Universitas Muhammadiyah Gresik

Program Studi D3 Farmasi

References

Akha, A. A. S. (2018). Aging and the immune system: An overview. Journal of Immunological Methods, 463, 21-26.

Andersen, R. M., Davidson, P. L., & Baumeister, S. E. (2013). Chapter: Improving access to care in America. In Changing the U.S. health care system: Key issues in health services policy and management, 4th Edition (pp. 33–69). John Wiley and Sons.

Babitsch, B., Gohl, D., & von Lengerke, T. (2012). Re-revisiting Andersen’s behavioral model of health services use: A systematic review of stud-ies from 1998-2011. Psycho Social Medicine, 9, 1–15.

Beard, J. R., Officer, A., De Carvalho, I. A., Sadana, R., Pot, A. M., Michel, J. P., & Chatterji, S. (2016). The World report on ageing and health: a policy framework for healthy ageing. The Lancet, 387(10033), 2145–2154.

BPS. (2019). Statistik Penduduk Lanjut Usia 2019.

Chatterji, S., Byles, J., Cutler, D., Seeman, T., & Verdes, E. (2015). Health, functioning, and disability in older adults—present status and future implications. The Lancet, 385(9967), 563-575.

Chung, Y. H., & Cho, Y. H. (2014). Gender difference in quality of life after controlling for related factors among Korean young-old and old-old elderly. Korean Society for Agricultural Medicine & Community Health, 39(3), 176–186. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.5393/JAMCH.2014.39.3.1

Courtin, E., & Knapp, M. (2017). Social isolation, loneliness and health in old age: a scoping review. Health & Social Care in the Community, 25(3), 799–812.

Elder, G. H., & Johnson, M. K. (2018). The life course and aging: Challenges, lessons, and new directions. In In Invitation to the life course: Toward new understandings of later life (pp. 49–81). Routledge.

Fletcher, G. F., Landolfo, C., Niebauer, J., Ozemek, C., Arena, R., & Lavie, C. J. (2018). Promoting physical activity and exercise: JACC health promotion series. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 72(14), 1622–1639.

Geiger, P. J., Boggero, I. A., Brake, C. A., Caldera, C. A., Combs, H. L., Peters, J. R., & Baer, R. A. (2016). Mindfulness-based interventions for older adults: A review of the effects on physical and emotional well-being. Mindfulness, 7(2), 296–307.

Kil, S. R., Lee, S. I., Yun, S. C., An, H. M., & Jo, M. W. (2008). The decline of health-related quality of life associated with some diseases in Korean adults. Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, 41(6), 434– 441. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.3961/ jpmph.2008.41.6.434

Kim, J. . (2013). Levels of health-related quality of life (EQ-5D) And its related factors among vulnerable elders receiving home visiting health care services in some rural areas. Korean Academy of Community Health Nursing, 24(1), 99–109. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.12799/jkachn.2013.24.1.99

Kim, J. Y., Lee, S. G., & Lee, S. K. (2015). The relationship between health behaviors, health status, activities of daily living and health-related quality of life in the elderly. Journal of the Korea Gerontological Society, 30(2), 471– 484.

Kojima, G., Iliffe, S., Jivraj, S., & Walters, K. (2016). Association between frailty and quality of life among community-dwelling older people: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Epidemiol Community Health, 70(7), 716–721.

Ladyani, F., Febriyani, A., Prasetia, T., & Berliana, I. (2021). Relationship between Exercise and Stress with the Level of Hypertension in the Elderly. Jurnal Ilmiah Kesehatan Sandi Husada, 10(1 SE-Articles). https://doi.org/10.35816/jiskh.v10i1.514

Lavie, C. J., Ozemek, C., Carbone, S., Katzmarzyk, P. T., & Blair, S. N. (2019). Sedentary behavior, exercise, and cardiovascular health. Circulation Research, 124(5), 799–815.

Liu, Y. B., Liu, L., Li, Y. F., & Chen, Y. L. (2015). Relationship between health literacy, health-related behaviors and health status: A survey of elderly Chinese. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(8), 9714–9725.

Michishita, R., Matsuda, T., Kawakami, S., Tanaka, S., Kiyonaga, A., Tanaka, H., & Higaki, Y. (2017). The association between changes in lifestyle behaviors and the incidence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in middle-aged and older men. Journal of Epidemiology, 27(8), 389–397.

Musalek, C., & Kirchengast, S. (2017). Grip strength as an indicator of health-related quality of life in old age—a pilot study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(12), 1447.

Nam, H. S., Son, M. H., Kweon, S. S., Kim, S. Y., Park, H. C., Lee, C. W., & Choi, J. S. (2000). Chronic disease and health-related quality of life in an urban elderlies. Journal of the Korean Geriatrics Society, 4(3), 172–190.

Onunkwor, O. F., Al-Dubai, S. A. R., George, P. P., Arokiasamy, J., Yadav, H., Barua, A., & Shuaibu, H. O. (2016). A cross-sectional study on quality of life among the elderly in non-governmental organizations’ elderly homes in Kuala Lumpur. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 14(1), 6. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1186/s12955-016-0408

Park, H. J. (2013). An exploratory study of factors affecting the elder’s health-related quality of life: Focusing on the personal characteristics. The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul.

Prince, M. J., Wu, F., Guo, Y., Robledo, L. M. G., O’Donnell, M., Sullivan, R., & Yusuf, S. (2015). The burden of disease in older people and implications for health policy and practice. The Lancet, 385(9967), 549–562.

Rijal, R., Hardianti, H., & Adliah, F. (2019). Pengaruh Pemberian Kombinasi Kegel Exercise Dan Bridging Exercise Terhadap Perubahan Frekuensi Inkontinensia Urin Pada Lanjut Usia Di Yayasan Batara Hati Mulia Gowa. Jurnal Ilmiah Kesehatan Sandi Husada, 8(1 SE-Articles). https://doi.org/10.35816/jiskh.v9i1.67

Ryu, J. E. (2010). Health-related quality of life and its correlates in the youngold, old-old, and oldest-old low-income elderly living alone. Korea University.

Ryu, Y. M. (2009). A study on the factors influencing the quality of life of the old: A case of Yongin City. Ajou University.

Sivertsen, H., Bjørkløf, G. H., Engedal, K., Selbæk, G., & Helvik, A. S. (2015). Depression and quality of life in older persons: a review. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders, 40(5–6), 311–339.

Stanhope, M., & Lancaster, J. (2016). Public health nursing population centered health care in the community (9th Ed.). Elsevier.

Tangcharoensathien, V., Witthayapipopsakul, W., Panichkriangkrai, W., Patcharanarumol, W., & Mills, A. (2018). Health systems development in Thailand: a solid platform for successful implementation of universal health coverage. The Lancet, 391(10126), 1205–1223.

Trombetti, A., Reid, K. F., Hars, M., Herrmann, F. R., Pasha, E., Phillips, E. M., & Fielding, R. A. (2016). Age-associated declines in muscle mass, strength, power, and physical performance: impact on fear of falling and quality of life. Osteoporosis International, 27(2), 463–471.

Wang, Z., Xu, N., Wei, W., & Zhao, N. (2020). Social inequality among elderly individuals caused by climate change: Evidence from the migratory elderly of mainland China. Journal of Environmental Management, 272, 111079.

Wilson, I. ., & Cleary, P., D. (1995). Linking clinical variables with health-related quality of life. A conceptual model of patient outcomes. JAMA, 273(1), 59–65. https://doi.org/doi:10.1001/jama.1995.03520250075037

Wu, M., Yang, Y., Zhang, D., Zhao, X., Sun, Y., Xie, H., & Li, Y. (2018). Association between social support and health-related quality of life among Chinese rural elders in nursing homes: the mediating role of resilience. Quality of Life Research, 27(3), 783–792.

Yoon, S. D., & Han, G. H. (2004). Productive activities and psycholog-ical well-being of the rural elderly in korea. Journal of the Korea Gerontological Society, 24(2), 57–77.

Published
2021-12-31
How to Cite
Budiono, N., & Rivai, A. (2021). Factors affecting the quality of life the elderly people. Jurnal Ilmiah Kesehatan Sandi Husada, 10(2), 371- 379. https://doi.org/10.35816/jiskh.v10i2.621

Most read articles by the same author(s)

Obs.: This plugin requires at least one statistics/report plugin to be enabled. If your statistics plugins provide more than one metric then please also select a main metric on the admin's site settings page and/or on the journal manager's settings pages.