Health characteristics of persons with chronic activity limitation, United States, 1974 by Charles S. Wilder

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  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Chronically ill -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • People with disabilities -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Medical care -- Utilization -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Health surveys -- United States.,
  • United States -- Statistics, Medical.

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Statement[Charles S. Wilder].
GenreStatistics.
SeriesVital and health statistics : series 10, Data from the National Health Survey ; no. 112, DHEW publication ; no. (HRA) 76-1539, Vital and health statistics., no. 112., DHEW publication ;, no. (HRA) 76-1539.
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LC ClassificationsRA407.3 .A346 no. 112, RA644.6 .A346 no. 112
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 47 p. :
Number of Pages47
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Open LibraryOL5016475M
ISBN 100840600798
LC Control Number76608211
OCLC/WorldCa2375142

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Health Characteristics of Persons With Chronic Activity Limitation: United States, Statistics on health characteristics for persons with limitation of activity due to one or more chronic conditions or impairments are compared with those for persons who were reported as not limited in activity due to chronic disease or impairment.

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Limitation of Activity Due to Chronic Conditions: United States, Wilder, C. June 65 pp. (HRA) PB PC A04 MF A 1. Vital Health Stat Jun;Series 10() Limitation of activity due to chronic conditions; United States, Wilder CS. PMID:Cited by: The National Institutes of Health’s National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute has identified 7 to 8 hours of sleep a night as the optimal amount for most adults although this can vary by age and from person to person File Size: KB.

Lifestyle in Heart Health and Disease. Book • Edited by: Physical inactivity is one of the greatest threats to health in the United States and throughout most of the world. Many studies have demonstrated a linear relationship between physical activity level and reduction in cardiovascular and all-cause morbidity and mortality.

Activity Due to Chronic Conditions United States, and Statistics on persons limited in activity due to chronic conditions by age, sex, color, famiiy income, educational attainment, usual activity status, geographic region, and place of residence.

Statistics are also presented on chronic conditions reported as causing limitation of activity, duration of limitation, and extent of bed. An impairment is a problem in body function or structure; an activity limitation is a difficulty encountered by an individual in executing a task or action; while a participation restriction is a problem experienced by an individual in involvement in life situations.

Disability is thus not just a health problem. People with disabilities have largely been unrecognized as a population for public health attention, United States recent efforts have made the poor health of this population visible.1 Adults with disabilities are 4 times more likely to report their health to be fair or poor than people with no disabilities (% vs %).2 The core mission of public health, which is to improve the health of all Cited by:   Background.

Low back pain is a common and costly problem that plagues the developed world [].Although there are a plethora of treatment options for low back pain, most evaluated treatments are of modest, if any, benefit [6,7].One explanation for this observation is that there are, as yet, unidentified subgroups of persons with back pain who would be more likely to respond to some Cited by:   Quality of life.

The World Health Organization (WHO) defines health as not merely the absence of disease or infirmity, but a state of complete psychical, mental and social well being. 1 The definition of Quality of Life (QoL) is more complex. According to WHO, QoL is defined as individuals’ perceptions of their position in life in the context of the culture and value systems in which they Cited by: Physical Activity and Health Guidelines compiles the latest recommendations from various leading sources and organizations into a single text.

This one-of-kind resource provides quick reference to physical activity and health recommendations for healthy people and for those with chronic conditions across all age by: Older persons, selected health characteristics, United States, July June selected statistics relating to limitation of activity and mobility, disability days, chronic and acute conditions, and physician and dental visits for persons 45 years and older, based on data collected in household interviews during the period July June Statistics on persons limited in activity due to chronic conditions by age, sex, color, family income, educational attainment, usual activity status, geographic region, and place of residence.

Statistics are also presented on chronic conditions reported as causing limitation of activity, duration of limitation, and extent of bed disability days. -Chronic diseases do not increase risk of death like severe nutrient deficiencies do.-Prolonged intake of excess kilocalories can lead to obesity and increase the risk for several chronic diseases.-Cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes are considered chronic diseases.-People can have chronic diseases for decades, even if they seek treatment.

Start studying Public Health 1 Unit 4. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. - behavioral patterns established during these developmental periods help determine young people's current health status and their risk for developing chronic diseases in adulthood - limitation of activity - chronic.

Selected health characteristics by area, geographic divisions and large metropolitan areas, United States, July June selected statistics relating to limitation of activity, disability days, chronic conditions, persons injured, and physician and dental visits by geographic division and for each of the eight largest standard metropolitan statistical areas.

Cognition is describing early symptoms of a major neurocognitive disorder (NCD). She should mention all of the following EXCEPT: personality changes. -problems with semantic memory.

-forgetting basic facts, such as the name of town where the person lives. forgetting to swallow while eating. Korir is a year-old college professor. His. History. The meaning of health has evolved over time.

In keeping with the biomedical perspective, early definitions of health focused on the theme of the body's ability to function; health was seen as a state of normal function that could be disrupted from time to time by example of such a definition of health is: "a state characterized by anatomic, physiologic, and psychological Directed by: Robert Altman.

In adults aged 65 years and above, physical activity includes leisure time physical activity (for example: walking, dancing, gardening, hiking, swimming), transportation (e.g. walking or cycling), occupational (if the individual is still engaged in work), household chores, play, games, sports or planned exercise, in the context of daily, family, and community activities.

Low back pain is the leading cause of activity limitation and work absence throughout much of the world, imposing a high economic burden on individuals, families, communities, industry, and governments.2,4 Several studies have been performed in Europe to evaluate the social and economic impact of low back pain.

In the United. Background This volume contains the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for Children and Youth and is known as the ICF-CY. The ICF-CY is derived from, and compatible with, the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) (WHO, ).

As such, it includes further detailed information on the application of the. Chronic back pain is defined as pain that continues for 12 weeks or longer, even after an initial injury or underlying cause of acute low back pain has been treated. About 20 percent of people affected by acute low back pain develop chronic low back pain with persistent symptoms at one year.

may reduce the risk 1of developing chronic pain. 3 Regular, moderate-intensity, physical activity may have a protective effect for lower back pain and musculoskeletal pain in older adults.1 4 However, fear of falling may cause older adults to limit their activities.

Evidence-based falls prevention andFile Size: KB. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or COPD, includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, two lung diseases that often coexist. Inan estimated 9 million people were diagnosed with chronic bronchitis and another 3 million were living with emphysema.

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According to Trust for America's Health, an investment of $10 per person per year in proven community-based programs to increase physical activity, improve nutrition, and prevent smoking and other tobacco use could save the country more than $16 billion annually; this.

Policymakers in the United States have to be careful not to infringe upon an individual's Constitutional Rights, and this reveals the fundamental difference between the philosophy behind the health care system in the United States and the health care systems in other countries.

The three things that the United States emphasizes the most are. Activity is defined as the nature and extent of functioning at the level of the person and disability as the activity limitations of the individual person, whereas participation is defined in relation to the social context as the ‘nature and extent of a person's involvement in life situations in relationship to impairment, activities, health.

A type of study designed to portray the health characteristics of a population with respect to person, place, and time.

Such studies are utilized to estimate disease frequency and time trends, and include case reports, case series, and cross-sectional surveys. Some people cast their dysfunctional parents, negative relationships, socio-economic disadvantages, health challenges, or other life hardships as the reason for their unhappiness and lack of success.

INTRODUCTION. More than 1 in 4 Americans lives with the burden of more than 1 ongoing health condition, 1–3 and the number of persons living with multiple chronic health conditions is growing dramatically.

2,4 Medical costs for persons with chronic illnesses account for 75% of US health care spending, 4 and more than 90% of the Medicare spending on older adults is devoted to persons. School-based health centers (SBHCs) are primary care clinics based on primary and secondary school campuses in the United States.

Most SBHCs provide a combination of primary care, mental health care, substance abuse counseling, case management, dental health, nutrition education, health education and health emphasis is placed on prevention and early intervention.

In the United States, based on data from the National Health Interview Survey, an estimated million ( percent) of adults have self-reported doctor-diagnosed arthritis, and million ( percent) have arthritis and arthritis-attributable activity limitation.

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Robbins, P: Some explorations into the nature of anxieties relating to illness. United States Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Cited by: The older the subjects and the greater the reported physical and mental morbidities and functional disability, the more limited was the subject's activity and the poorer their health.

There were also more activity limitations and poorer health in women and people in the manual social class. The correlation between GALI and SRH was r = Cited by:.

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The World Health Organization does not warrant that the information contained in this publication is complete and correct and shall.health problems, which are common among people with certain chronic illnesses, may limit patients’ ability to meet their day-to-day self-care demands.

Physicians and their staffs face equally difficult challenges in organizing effective and affordable care for their chronically ill patients. Managing multiple chronic diseases for a single.7 Physical and Social Environmental Factors.

T he previous chapters of this report focused on health systems and individual and household-level risks that might explain the U.S. health disadvantage, but it has been increasingly recognized that these health determinants cannot be fully understood (or influenced) in isolation from the environmental contexts that shape and sustain them.

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