This is a paper that is focusing on the Osteoarthritis and mobility Health issues for the elderly. The paper also provides additional information to use in writing the assignment paper.
Osteoarthritis and mobility Health issues for the elderly
Assessment – Select a topic from the list, below;
Topics for PowerPoint Project:
1. Health issues for the elderly: Dementia and Alzheimers
2. Health issues for the elderly: Osteoarthritis and mobility issues
3. Elder Abuse
4. Mental health issues (suicide, anxiety and depression) and the elder adult
A. Firstly, describe the impact of the topic on an aging population and society. Provide statistical evidence related to elders about the scope and magnitude of the problem. Explain why the topic is important to the elderly.
B. Secondly, choose a theory of aging which is relevant to your topic. Describe the theory and explain how the theory could support any aspect of your topic
C. Thirdly, describe social and environmental resources available related to the problem including for home safety, family, and caregivers, if appropriate.
D. Fourthly, discuss changes in physical, environmental, and socials structures which could improve functioning and life of elders in society. Discuss how universal design applies to improving access and mobility for the elderly (if appropriate), and how changes which benefit the elderly can be advocated (if appropriate).
E. Additionally, project demonstrated creativity and stimulated interest
F. PowerPoint slide length (12 -15 slides) not including the title page, learning objective, and also reference page, including a minimum of six sources, in APA format. Each slide must contain DETAILED speaker notes.
Remember, ensure that the paper is at least three pages exclusive of the cover and also the reference pages. Also, ensure that you include all the references you use in finding research for this assignment paper. References should be at least three for the paper. All references, citation, and writing should follow the APA formatting and styling guidelines. Finally, ensure you focus on the assignment topic in detail.