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Journal of Korean Academy of Fundamentals of Nursing 2006;13(2): 249
파킨슨병 환자의 인구학적.임상적 특성에 따른 우울, 일상생활 수행능력 및 인지기능
송경애1, 최동원2, 박혜자3
1가톨릭대학교 간호대학
2가톨릭대학교 간호대학
3한양대학교 임상간호정보 대학원
Influence of Clinical and Demographical Variables on Depression, Instrumental Activities of Daily Living, and Cognitive Function in Patients with Parkinson's Disease
Kyeong-Yae Sohng1, Dong-Won Choi2, Hea-Ja Park3
1College of Nursing, The Catholic University of Korea
2College of Nursing, The Catholic University of Korea
3Graduate School of Clinical Nursing Information, Han-Yang University
Purpose: To investigate the influence of clinical and demographical variables on depression, instrumental activities of daily living (IADL), and cognitive function in patients with Parkinson's disease.
Method: Using a structured questionnaire data were collected from 100 participants registered in the neurology department of C university hospital. Duration and stage of disease, fall history, vision impairment, duration and quality of sleep, orthostatic hypotension, ambulation impairment, and use of walking aid were included in clinical variables. Depression, IADL, and cognitive function were assessed using Kee's GDSSF-K, Cho's scale, and K-MMSE. Collected data were analyzed using the SAS program.
Results: The depression score for the participants was 7.78, higher than cut-off score(5). Participants who were male, living with spouse, above high school education, high economic status, with no vision impairment, and no ambulation impairment revealed high cognitive scores. Average IADL score were significantly higher for participants who were male, who had high economic status, low stage of disease, and no ambulation impairment. Depression IADL & cognitive function scores were significantly different according to ambulation impairment. Scores for ADL and cognitive function were positively correlated.
Conclusion: It is recommended that make programs for patients with Parkinson's disease, clinical and demographic variables should be considered according to their individual needs.
Key words: Parkinson's disease | Depression | ADL | Cognition
주요어: 파긴슨병 | 우울 | 일상생활수행능력 | 인지기능