Mijas The regression equation was as follows: Family APGAR proposes algar evaluation of family functionality that is independent of the stage of life of the members of this same family. Email this article Login required. In Portugal, the care for the elderly is traditionally provided within the family context. Support Center Support Center.
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Tegor With regard to family functionality, Theoretical and empirical studies of family systems: Circumplex model of marital and family systems. Thirteen clinicians administered the questionnaires to their patients. The most prevalent chronic diseases among the sample were cardiovascular diseases The participants were explained about the objectives of the study.
The factorial analysis demonstrated a single factorization nature of the instrument used in the research. First, the cross-sectional familisr did not allow us to examine changes in family function over time.
According to the recommendation for smillkstein care 2it is common that, in Brazil, the scientific research use, for the evaluation of functionality of families with elders, the Family APGAR Only after the verification that an instrument has satisfactory psychometric characteristics within a certain context of application it can guarantee that its usage is appropriate 13 The participants were informed about the goals of the study; eventual questions about the research were answered, and it was guaranteed the right to anonymity and confidentiality of data.
Data was gathered with a 15 minute questionnaire administered to the elderly by the members of the research group. The sum can be zero to ten points and families can be characterised as: The guarantee of clarification famillar ensured through our presence as participants were elucidated to the fact that the participation in the study was voluntary.
I am satisfied with the way my family accepts and supports my desires to begin or to search for new activities and to search for new paths and directions. In addition, all authors of this study were both researchers and practicing physicians, which made it difficult to complete the manuscript. Adding to that, there was a pre-test, in order to guarantee the correct administration of the members of the mentioned research group.
Hiroaki Takenaka and Nobutaro Ban. We are releasing these results because of their importance; however, we do intend to perform follow-up studies to further validate them. Investigations that proposed a psychometric analysis of the qualitative measurement instruments are important, once their reliability and validation are essential aspects to estimate the scientific quality of standardized instruments 13 The KMO result was 0. Ethics Written informed consent was obtained from all subjects.
I am satisfied, because I can appeal to my family for heal when something is bothering or worrying me. To achieve this, accessible language was used. Therefore, we wanted to identify the particularly effective questions for analyzing family dysfunction, thereby enabling the Family APGAR to be used in daily clinical practice more conveniently.
The study of the physical and psychological health of the elderly is considered an area of primary care. Furthermore, there were few specialists available to us who were familiar with general medicine and family approaches and who were native English speakers. Effectiveness of an intervention in groups of family caregivers of dependent patientsfor their application in primary health centers. The instrument was translated, had a transcultural adaptation and a psychometric analysis done with elders living in a municipality located in the Southeast region of Brazil 8.
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License which permits unrestricted non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work familira properly cited. The characteristics of the study sample are shown in Table 1. Santos and Pavariniin a study on family functionality with elderly members with cognitive alterations in different contexts of social vulnerability, confirm that the Family APGAR score proved to smilksteinn an efficient tool to assess the family functionality among the elderly.
Pagar, this will also provide a higher level of safety regarding the professional interventions aimed to the families, based on the information gathered with this instrument. Apgar Familiar by paola hernandez mendez on Prezi Participants were patients, of whom The sample was composed of elderly people, The majority of the elders April 07, ; Accepted: This practice should be considered favorable, as it allowed to visualize the psychometric performance of the instrument in different circumstances found in other studies Closed questions were generated, in order to deal with every defining characteristic of the nursing diagnose mentioned.
I familkar satisfied with the way my family accepts and supports my desires to begin or search for new activities and to search fr new paths or directions. University of Minnesota; We found that the Family APGAR, especially the Resolve item, has the potential to become a tool for measuring family function, at least in terms of family issues.
Mooguzahn We explained the contents of the study and enrolled patients who agreed to participate. Data collection did not pose any medical or psychological risk to students, nor these were invasive procedures or of clinical interven tion Article In general, the Anxiety, Depression and Family Apgar scales functioned adequately in UIS students, with the only variation of the Depression scale that finally consisted of 19 items. First, the cross-sectional design did not allow us to examine changes in family function over time. However, for a wider intervention planning, it is suggested that other measuring instruments are used simultaneously, in order that the evaluation of all dimensions of family functioning are observed properly.
APGAR Familiar. Evaluación de la funcionalidad familiar.
Tegor With regard to family functionality, Theoretical and empirical studies of family systems: Circumplex model of marital and family systems. Thirteen clinicians administered the questionnaires to their patients. The most prevalent chronic diseases among the sample were cardiovascular diseases The participants were explained about the objectives of the study. The factorial analysis demonstrated a single factorization nature of the instrument used in the research.