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KNOWLEDGE BUSTER. HOW MUCH DO YOU KNOW ABOUT OLDER ADULTS?. Question 1 - 10. TRUE OR FALSE? Falls are an expectation of age progression. Answer 1 – 10. FALSE. Question 1 - 20. TRUE OR FALSE? High intensity workouts are not contraindicated for older adults. Answer 1 – 20. TRUE.

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How much do you know about older adults

KNOWLEDGE BUSTER

HOW MUCH DO YOU KNOW ABOUT OLDER ADULTS?


Question 1 10

Question 1 - 10

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Falls are an expectation of age progression.


Answer 1 10

Answer 1 – 10

FALSE


Question 1 20

Question 1 - 20

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    High intensity workouts are not contraindicated for older adults.


Answer 1 20

Answer 1 – 20

TRUE


Question 1 30

Question 1 - 30

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Hearing loss occurs in over 60% of older adults who then require a hearing aid.


Answer 1 30

Answer 1 – 30

FALSE


Question 1 40

Question 1 - 40

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    A higher BMI is ideal after the age of 75 years.


Answer 1 40

Answer 1 – 40

TRUE


Question 1 50

Question 1 - 50

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Urinary incontinence is an inevitable part of aging.


Answer 1 50

Answer 1 – 50

FALSE


Question 2 10

Question 2 - 10

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    More than 50% of the elderly are afflicted with Alzheimer’s Dementia.


Answer 2 10

Answer 2 – 10

FALSE


Question 2 20

Question 2 - 20

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Memory Loss is an expectation of aging.


Answer 2 20

Answer 2 – 20

FALSE


Question 2 30

Question 2 - 30

Name three activities that could potentially enhance memory.


Answer 2 30

Answer 2 – 30

  • Eat Antioxidants

  • Physical Exercise

  • Brain Exercise


Question 2 40

Question 2 - 40

What type of memory decompensates first with initial cognitive loss?

A. Long term memory

B. Short term memory


Answer 2 40

Answer 2 – 40

B. ShortTerm Memory


Question 2 50

Question 2 - 50

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Delirium is generally easy to manage once the underlying cause is identified.


Answer 2 50

Answer 2 – 50

FALSE


Question 3 10

Question 3 - 10

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Most older adults remain cheerful and

    outgoing as they age.


Answer 3 10

Answer 3 – 10

TRUE


Question 3 20

Question 3 - 20

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Most older adults experience a Major Depressive episode.


Answer 3 20

Answer 3 – 20

FALSE


Question 3 30

Question 3 - 30

  • TRUE OF FALSE?

    If an older person does not look depressed, he/she does not feel depressed.


Answer 3 30

Answer 3 – 30

FALSE


Question 3 40

Question 3 - 40

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Behavioral issues associated with dementia are more likely to occur in the middle stages of the disease.


Answer 3 40

Answer 3 – 40

TRUE


Question 3 50

Question 3 - 50

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Anxiety increases with advancing age.


Answer 3 50

Answer 3 – 50

FALSE


Question 4 10

Question 4 - 10

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    There is normal trajectory to aging.


Answer 4 10

Answer 4 – 10

FALSE


Question 4 20

Question 4 - 20

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

It is common to have a co-morbid medical diagnoses as one ages.


Answer 4 20

Answer 4 – 20

TRUE


Question 4 30

Question 4 - 30

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Most older adults want to live with their children or other relatives.


Answer 4 30

Answer 4 – 30

FALSE


Question 4 40

Question 4 - 40

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Most older adults are early risers.


Answer 4 40

Answer 4 – 40

FALSE


Question 4 50

Question 4 - 50

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Alcohol and substance abuse are issues with older adults.


Answer 4 50

Answer 4 – 50

TRUE


Question 5 10

Question 5 - 10

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Most older adults are not interested in or able to have enjoyable sex lives.


Answer 5 10

Answer 5 – 10

FALSE


Question 5 20

Question 5 - 20

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Older woman are just as interested in sex as older men.


Answer 5 20

Answer 5 – 20

TRUE


Question 5 30

Question 5 - 30

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Older gay and lesbian individuals have trouble with aging because they can no longer find suitable partners who are willing to have sex with them.


Answer 5 30

Answer 5 – 30

FALSE


Question 5 40

Question 5 - 40

  • TRUE OR FALSE?

    Older adults need to continue to practice safe sex.


Answer 5 40

Answer 5 – 40

TRUE


Question 5 50

Question 5 - 50

  • What are the hormonal changes that sometimes occur in males and females as they age that can impact on sexual issues?

  • What are the interventions?


Answer 5 50

Answer 5 – 50

  • Men can experience decreased testosterone which can lead to a decreased sex drive and erectile dysfunction.

  • Woman can have decreased levels of estradiol and estrogen which can lead to vaginal dryness.


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